Trachycarpus takil

Synonymy: None, but often confused with Trachycarpus fortunei Distribution: Uttar Pradesh Province, northcentral India
Common names: Kumaon fan palm Conservation status: Endangered; nearly extinct

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Large adult in habitat

Two perspectives of a large adult plant in the Rome Botanical Garden

Top photo courtesy and copyright 1998, Martin Gibbons and Tobias W. Spanner. Bottom photos courtesy and copyright 2001, Leif Klingstrom.

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