Chamaedorea tepejilote is an evergreen Tree growing to 7 m (23ft) by 5 m (16ft) at a fast rate. It is hardy to zone (UK) The plant is not self-fertile. Suitable for. Pacaya is a common palm tree in many parts of Guatemala. The flowers are found in village markets. I enjoy eating this, but don’t yet have any. Common Names: Pacaya Palm. Distribution & Habitat: Moist or wet forest on the Atlantic and Pacific slopes of Central America; from Mexico.
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Chamaedorea tepejilote – Wikipedia
At first I just couldn’t believe that this was Chamaedorea tepejilote. Shady, moist, but well drained position. It can grow in full shade deep woodland or semi-shade light woodland. However, I have since seen good type material of C. This plant has chamaerorea said to grow in the trpejilote regions: Once you are chamaedorwa you can contribute, change, or correct the text, and even add photos on this page.
For more information about QR Codes click here. Though many ‘bamboo-like’ Chamaedoreas have a pale line along the ventral surface of the petiole, it is the most pronounced in this species, and is a characteristic that can help identify it. You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box.
This page was last modified on 26 Aprilat Cana verde, Pacaito, Siplina. All plant pages have their own unique code. Strangely, Liebmann material identified as the holotype at Copenhagen is from Oaxaca as are the isotypes at Paris and the Smithsonian Institution.
Pacaya palm is dioecious and fast-growing. This palm grows up to 22′ and has sparse crown of leaves that extend perpendicular to the thin, bamboo-like green trunk. One of the largest members of the genus, only C. Only comments or links that are felt to be directly relevant to a plant will be included.
Pacaya Palm, Chamaedorea tepejilote, Other Names: One new piece of information about the Tepejilotte, resulting from this exercise, appeared in a paper entitled “Actividad hipoglucemiante de Chamaedorea tepejilote Liebm. Usually at least one good photograph, plus basic information about the plant and its cultivation. Great palm while young and green, though.
Any problem with this site please report it to webmaster flaar. This is a shade loving species. Green ringed trunk with white leaf base scars have visual affinities to bamboo culms, especially when planted en masse.
Flowers Fruits Trees Vegetables Spices. Special thanks to Palmweb.
The long, wide, tapering “S” shaped aka falcate leaflets fall from the rachis or droop a bit in a relaxed manner that just screams tropical rain forest palm. Stephanostachys tepejilote, Chamaedorea exorrhiza, Chamaedorea anomospadix. However, I have been unable to locate any Liebmann collections of C.
Shredding of the delicate leaflets is a common problem in many areas of southern California where Santa Ana winds occur. If you have questions about a plant please use the Forum on this website as we do not have the resources to answer questions ourselves. Moist, humus-rich soils in the understorey of the rainforests.
Prefers a pH in the range 6. Navigation menu Personal tools Create account Log in. The juice of the fruit of most members of this genus is said to be an irritant to the skin[ ].
Plants and trees used to produce incense Palo jiote. The palm bore a large, panicle-type cluster of immature fruits arising from thick, brightly orange subdivisions of the panicle’s stems, or rachillas, as shown below:. It is usually single-stemmed and grows up to 7 m in height and 10 cm in trunk diameter. According to Standley and Steyermarkit is difficult to find constant distinguishing features and, essentially, differences are of size, not of character.