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Tacca palmata, Palm-leaved Tacca

Tacca palmata

Palm-leaved Tacca
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Origin: Malaysia
Small plant 2-5 ftShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterUnusual colorUltra tropical, minimal temperature 55F

A small growing tuberous Tacca with maple-leaf-shaped leathery leaves and tall slender spikes of pale purple to green flowers backed by a clover-leaf of green bracts.

A rich, moist, well-drained soil and a lightly shaded but not too dark position give the best results.

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