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Carpoxylon Macrospermum. Carpoxylon Palm 

The Carpoxylon Macrospermum is exceedingly rare and critically endangered in its native habitat. Thought to be extinct it was only rediscovered in 1987. A very tall palm with a solitary trunk, deep green in colour with a swollen base. Topping a long, bright green crownshaft is a crown of strongly recurved olive green leathery leaves strongly 'V' shaped in cross section, with stiff pinnate leaflets.

 A highly ornamental palm suited for growing in a greenhouse, conservatory or atrium with some humidity. Really difficult to come by, it makes a great specimen, perfect for the collectors. 


Photos 1-2 show the exact palms now in stock. These palms are exceptional quality from a specialist grower. Fully rooted ready for potting on.

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  • Latin Name: Carpoxylon Macrospermum

    Common Name: Carpoxylon Palm.

    Native to: Vanuatu Islands off the South Pacific.

    Hardiness: Protect from frost. Take light frost when mature.

    Growth Characteristics: Tall palm. Slow growing. Graceful and arching olive green pinnate leaves ontop of a bright green long crownshaft. Solitary trunk. Large red egg-shaped fruits. Slow growing. Easy to grow.

    Sunlight: Bright indirect light.

    Exposure: Sheltered.

    Soil: Rich, draining soil.

    Moisture: Keep moist. Do not allow to dry out. Needs some humidity. 


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

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