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Butia Paraguayensis. Dwarf Butia Palm.

The Butia Paraguayensis is a rare and beautiful dwarf Butia species. Slow growing it reaches a maximum of 2m on maturity. Large elegant silver-green to blue-green, slightly recurving pinnate leaves gives this palm it's stunning, graceful look. Petioles are spineless. Usually forms a subterranean trunk altough there is great variability with some specimens forming trunks above the ground.
This palm can look a lot like Butia Capitata until mature, is very cold hardy, wind and drought tolerant. A great addition to any tropical garden, large or small.

Photos coming soon of the actual palms coming into stock in March/April 2019. These palms are of exceptional quality from specialist growers. 

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  • Latin Name: Butia Paraguayensis

    Common Name: Dwarf Butia Palm, Dwarf Yatay.

    Native to: North Argentina, Paraguay, Southern Brazil.

    Hardiness: Down to -9 or lower.

    Growth Characteristics: Graceful and slightly recurved silver-green  to bluish-green pinnate leaves. Solitary trunk either subterranean or above ground. Slow growing. Mature height around 2m only. Easy to grow. Wind and drought tolerant.

    Sunlight: Full/partial sun.

    Exposure: Exposed/Sheltered.

    Soil: Fast draining soil.

    Moisture: Water regularly during active growing season. Do not over water.

  • Available for delivery now.


    All palms have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

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