Ceroxylon ceriferum

Synonymy: Unknown Distribution: Ecuador
Common names: "Palma de Cera" Conservation status: Unknown

These trees are 40 feet high, dripping wet nearly all the time, and have 
slippery, waxy trunks. Cultivation is as for the other Ceroxylon species.

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

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