Similar in appearance and requirements to Butia capitata.
YatayScientific Name: Butia yatay (Mart.) Becc.
Size: Up to 35 feet tall (10 m)
Min. Temperature: 15°F (-9°C)
Water Requirements: Regular water
Sun Requirements: Full sun
Origin: Southern Brazil and Uruguay
140 regularly arranged stiff leaflets.,
coarse spiny material along the edges.
Trunk: 16 inches in diameter (40 cm).
Flower: Large, woody spathe with shallow groves..
Flower stalk coming from among the leave, 100 or more flowering branches.
Fruit: Up to 1.6 inches long (4 cm).
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