|Synonymy: Unknown||Distribution: Ecuador and Argentina|
|Common names: Assai palm||Conservation status: Unknown|
Large adult in habitat in Ecuador
Used as a landscape palm in Argentina
Closeup of crownshaft and inflorescence
This palm comes from Ecuador and other Andean countries, including Argentina. It makes a good interior plant, tolerating quite low light.
Top photo courtesy and copyright © 2000, Martin Gibbons &
Tobias Spanner, The Rare Palm Seeds
Site. Bottom photos courtesy and copyright © 2000, Gaston Torres Vera;
taken in Argentina.
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