TROPICAL PLANT ENCYCLOPEDIA


Pictogram Guide · Mouse over pictogram for definition

Encephalartos horridus, Eastern Cape Blue Cycad

Encephalartos horridus

Eastern Cape Blue Cycad
Family: Zamiaceae
Origin: South Africa
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterThorny or spiny

This is a very hardy, adaptable, relatively slow-growing cycad and suited to temperate and subtropical regions. This is one of the famous "blue" Encephalartos.


Similar plants:




Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/encephalartos_horridus.htm