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Verschaffeltia splendida , Seychelles Stilt Palm, Latanier Latte, Splendid Palm 

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Verschaffeltia splendida

Seychelles Stilt Palm, Latanier Latte, Splendid Palm
Family: Arecaceae / Palmae
Origin: Seychelles Islands
Big tree > 20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterOrnamental foliagePalm or palm-likeThorny or spiny

A beautiful species that spots a slender, spiny trunk supported by prominent stilt roots, and large, undivided leaves. The trunk and petioles are covered with spines. Likes a position sheltered from the wind, (to keep the leaves intact), full sun or shade, and moist, but well drained.



Verschaffeltia splendida , Seychelles Stilt Palm, Latanier Latte, Splendid Palm 

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4 years old plant
Verschaffeltia splendida , Seychelles Stilt Palm, Latanier Latte, Splendid Palm 

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Verschaffeltia splendida , Seychelles Stilt Palm, Latanier Latte, Splendid Palm 

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Verschaffeltia splendida , Seychelles Stilt Palm, Latanier Latte, Splendid Palm 

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