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Brahea edulis

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Endemic to Mexico, an interesting palm with large beautiful green palms. -8 to -12°C (18 to 10°F). Available in 3- and 25-litre pots (40-cm trunk).

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19,00 € tax incl.

  • 3 litres
  • 25 litres

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Synonyms of Brahea edulis

Erythea edulis, Guadalupe palm.p

Origin of Brahea edulis

This palm is endemic to Guadalupe Island, Mexico, where it is threatened and almost extinct, because of wild goats that were introduced onto the island: they eat the seedlings and fruit.

Hardiness of Brahea edulis

The leaves are damaged at -8°C (18°F), but mature plants can withstand -12°C (10°F). It grows faster than other Brahea, which enables it to grow a new foliage if it has been damaged.

Description of Brahea edulis

It closely resembles its cousin Brahea armata, minus the bluish colour. It has strong features:a thick trunk, beautiful giant tough green palms, a very ornemental flowering ans edible fruit.

How to grow Brahea edulis

Place it in full sun, with moderate watering.

Story time

Edulis means edible; the flesh is mealy, yet sweet and pleasant.

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Leaves:evergreen
Flowers:yes
Edible:yes
Fragrant:no
Cold-hardiness (take the lowest T° indicated)- 5°C (23°F)
Cold-hardiness (take the lowest T° indicated)-10°C (14°F)
Exposure:full sun

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Brahea edulis

Brahea edulis

Endemic to Mexico, an interesting palm with large beautiful green palms. -8 to -12°C (18 to 10°F). Available in 3- and 25-litre pots (40-cm trunk).

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