Caryota is named for the greek word for nut.
Giant Mountain Fishtail palmScientific Name: Caryota gigas
Synonym: Caryota obtusa
Size: Up to 20 feet tall (6 m)
Min. Temperature: 29°F (-2°C)
Water Requirements: Regular water
Sun Requirements: Light shade
Germination: 4 months to 1 year to germinate in warm media, easy
Trunk: clustering N/A,
Gray, smooth with leaf scars,
Flower stalk coming from among the leaves, 12 inches.
Fruit: Dull red.
Seed: Dull gray.
Round with groves.
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