Cycad E altensteinii

Cycad E  altensteinii from P.E. Cycads

By: P.E. Cycads  08-31-2010
Keywords: Plants, Landscaping Plants, Encephalartos cycads

Cycad E  altensteinii
This cycad is endemic to South Africa growing along the coastal area of the Eastern Cape.   A medium to large cycad, that adapts well to full sun, but grows equally well in the shade. It can be distinguished from E. natalensis and E. senticosus by the absence of spines on the leaf stalks.

Keywords: Encephalartos cycads, Landscaping Plants, Plants,