identify Zamia species

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identify Zamia species

Post by asimPK » February 6th, 2018, 11:03 am

I have this 40 year old Zamia plant but confused with its species name zamia fischeri or zamia vazquezii.
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identify Zamia species

Post by asimPK » February 6th, 2018, 11:46 am

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Re: identify Zamia species

Post by Izhar » February 6th, 2018, 3:03 pm

Zamia vazquezii in my opinion

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Re: identify Zamia species

Post by asimPK » February 8th, 2018, 3:53 pm

That's mean I m lucky as it is IUCN red listed, CR Critically Endangered species.
It consisted13 undergound heads and how can some deattached for propogation?
In 90s I tried to cuttoff one head in the way like cycas offsets but failed to survive.

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Re: identify Zamia species

Post by Izhar » February 8th, 2018, 4:26 pm

i dont think that the rating is correct... i have seen them on sale...

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Re: identify Zamia species

Post by Landscape Designer » February 11th, 2018, 4:46 pm

This is Zamia fischeri this one of the famous species in Cycads with serrated leaves.

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