Encephalartos sclavoi 'Sclavo's Cycad'

Plant Group: Architectual
Genus: Encephalartos
Species 'Var': sclavoi
Common Name: 'Sclavo's Cycad'

Quick Facts:

A medium sized cycad with a subterranean or emergent, erect trunk. An extremely attractive species that grows vigorously in full sun or semi-shade.

Endemic to the western Usambara Mountains in north-eastern Tanzania, close to the border with Kenya.

Tropical to subtropical regions.

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Height: To 1 metre tall
Width: 1.75 – 2 metres
Rate of growth: Slow


Long – dark green to blue green.