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Elaeis guineensis/African Oil Palm Seeds for Sale

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Elaeis guineensis, the African Oil Palm, is grown commercially for the oil in its seeds. It is a very large palm with a Jurassic Park look I really like. It reaches 70'+ tall and has a crown of 40 massive leaves - when we cut one down we have to slice it in two to carry it to the street. The trunk is covered with spirally arranged leaf bases. It is hardy to zone 10. Our oldest palm is now dropping large seeds that germinate soon after hitting  the ground. This is an eye-catching palm if you have the space for it and a palm you will never find at your local BB garden center. I have nearly 60 seeds at the moment and I am selling them in either two lots of 25+ or one lot of 50+

Elaeis guineensis: TWO LOTS of 25+ seeds each @ $5.00 per lot

                              Shipping = $5.00 per lot

                              TOTAL = $10.00 per lot

---------------------------OR-------------------------------------------

Elaeis guineensis: ONE LOT of 50+ seeds @ $8.00 for the lot

                             Shipping = $6.00 for the lot

                             TOTAL = $14.00

Payment via Paypal. PM me if interested

Photos

Seeds

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Mother Palm

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The Silent Seed

I'll take them. (50.) Thank you! 

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Meangreen94z

I’ll take 25 or 50 if available 

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PalmatierMeg

UPDATE: I have an additional 25+ seeds available: $10.00, including shipping.

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OC2Texaspalmlvr

ill take them if still available 

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PalmatierMeg
On 9/3/2020 at 10:35 AM, Lssxrjs said:

Are you available in Houston Texas ? 

I am in Cape Coral, FL. I have 18 seeds left.

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