Dioon spinulosum (Gum Palm)

Dioon spinulosum 200 mm
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Dioon spinulosum (Gum Palm)

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The slow-growing gum palm, or Dioon spinulosum, is a cycad that is indigenous to Mexico's steep slopes. A tough trunk has green stiff feathery leaves on top. carries out nicely in pots. Because of the sharp foliage near paths, exercise caution. Excellent for formal and tropical planting plans. Over 10m tall while wild, but only 3–4m tall when cultivated.

Light requirement: Full Sun and Part sun/part shade

Water requirement: Low

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Skill level: Beginner

Growth rate: Slow

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Drought tolerance: High

Frost tolerance: Medium

Wind tolerance: High

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Mature height: 22 m

Mature width: 8 m

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Colour: Green

Variegation: No

Size: Large

Seasonality: Evergreen

Flowering: Yes; but primarily grown for it's foliage

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