|Synonymy: Unknown||Distribution: South America|
|Common names: Unknown||Conservation status: Unknown|
Adult in habitat
This species is somewhat similar in appearance to T. acanthocoma. As the name suggests, it is from Brazil. Well worth trying outdoors in a sunny corner when large enough since it is quite hardy to cold. Rich soil, plenty of water in dry weather, and feed from time to time.
Photos courtesy and copyright © 1998, Geoff Stein. Top photo taken at Gary Wood's garden, Fallbrook, CA; bottom photo taken at a private garden in Santa Barbara, CA. Bottom photo courtesy and copyright © 2000, Martin Gibbons & Tobias Spanner, The Rare Palm Seeds Site.
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information on this palm.
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