Engl. & K. Krause 1916
A medium size species. It grows moderately slowly and blooms rarely.
|Palmiarnia Zielona Góra, Poland, 2011.|
|A shapely specimen in a shop.|
|The stem is coated with dried petiole remnants.||It is about 4 cm thick after removing the fibers.|
|When repotting I found some offsets below the ground level.|
|They put up leaves sometimes even after a few years||In the beginning it grows slowly.|
|The sinus between the posterior lobes.||A blooming plant; photos (1-3) © Anna Modrzewska-Siczek|
|The inflorescence right after opening,||and at the male anthesis.|
|My plant in 2001, as I bought it, was 45 cm tall, and two years later |
it was 60 cm tall. In the beginning of 2004 it was 80 cm tall.
|The leaf blades in 2001, were about 20 cm long, in 2003 - 31-38 cm. |
|The petioles are green,|
sometimes with a brownish tint.
|photo © Bloemenbureau Holland.|
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last updated on 2013-06-26