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Calyptrogyne ghiesbreghtiana

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Just thought I'd post a few photos of this beautiful little palm endemic to Mexico and Central America. I was lucky enough to get an entire leaf

variation, it's an outstanding garden palm. Although it's fairly common in tropical gardens, it's still one of my favorites. The ole shovel for scale. 

Tim

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realarch

A few more.....

Tim

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waykoolplantz

Truly spectacular.

as a fan of really long Palm names this gives my fave..reinhardtia paiewonskiana a good run.

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OC2Texaspalmlvr

Nothing common about this beauty to me =) 

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realarch
10 hours ago, waykoolplantz said:

Truly spectacular.

as a fan of really long Palm names this gives my fave..reinhardtia paiewonskiana a good run.

Hey MIke, I’ve seen that Reinhardtia before and it’s freaking beautiful. No small palm either. 

Tim

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waykoolplantz
15 minutes ago, realarch said:

Hey MIke, I’ve seen that Reinhardtia before and it’s freaking beautiful. No small palm either. 

Tim

Sharing space with Double Coconut

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realarch

Thanks for posting the photos Mike. When I attended the IPS biennial in Thailand way back when, they had a couple of these spectacular Reinhardtia under huge shade structures.

Tim 

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