Madagascan Palm (Pachypodium lamerei)

Ordering: Plants available for in-store pickup usually within three hours or local Portland, OR shipping which can be scheduled Tuesday through Friday.

Common Name(s): Madagascan Palm, pachy

Description: Thick, succulent, spiny stem with long green leaves emanating from the top. Grows white flowers that resemble plumerias.

Light: Full sun.

Water: Water when dry. Drought tolerant.

Other Care: Can lose its leaves and go dormant, will come back when weather is warmer.

Origins: Native to Madagascar.

Other Interesting Facts: Can grow as tall as 15 feet in native environment. Part of the Dogbane (Apocynaceae) family.

Collections: Houseplants

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