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Encephalartos arenarius

   (Family: Zamiaceae)
   
English: Alexandria cycad, Kwa Qaba cycad Xhosa: uMphanga wakwa Qaba  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 1 - 2m
Special properties:
  Drought Resistant (heavy)
  Frost Tolerant (light)
Rarity Status:
Vulnerable
   
Preferred position:
Semi-shade
Tolerated soil:  
  Sand (coarse texture, drains easily)
Toxicity:  
  Cycad seeds are toxic to humans
 
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  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
 
 
 
 
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