Encephalartos gratus 'Mulanje Cycad'

Plant Group: Architectual
Genus: Encephalartos
Species 'Var': gratus
Common Name: 'Mulanje Cycad'

Quick Facts:

A medium sized to large cycad usually single stems but also in clumps of up to 8 stems with suckers produced from the base.

Malawi, Mount Mulanje, and more recently, sightings reported in Mozambique near Mavita, and in the Derra Namuli northeast of Gurue (vila Junqueiro).

Tropical, subtropical and perhaps warm temperate regions. Can be grown in full sun.

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Height: 2.5m
Width: 120 – 200cm
Rate of growth: Slow


Highly glossy.