Aiphanes acanthophyllum

Synonymy: Unknown Distribution: South America
Common names: Unknown Conservation status: Unknown

Unusual palm from South America with ruffled leaflets and with spines covering the stem and leaf stalks. Makes a very interesting and unusual potted plant for home or conservatory.

Photo courtesy and copyright 2000, Martin Gibbons & Tobias Spanner, The Rare Palm Seeds Site.

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