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Veliyath Gardens

Arikury Palm Plant (Syagrus Schizophylla)

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Arikury Palm / Syagrus Schizophylla:

Common Names: Arikury Palm, Parrot Palm

Botanical Name: Syagrus Schizophylla

Description: Arikury Palm, scientifically known as Syagrus Schizophylla, is an evergreen palm tree native to eastern Brazil, growing 1 - 4 meters tall. It typically forms a single, unbranched stem, occasionally forming a cluster of stems, with diameters of 10 - 15cm. The crown is adorned with 8 - 25 leaves, each reaching up to 2 meters in length. The edible fruits are gathered from the wild for local consumption. The fruit has a fibrous, succulent pulp with a pleasant, sweet flavor. The fruits are approximately 35mm long and 20mm wide.

Nutrient Content: Arikury Palm fruits are rich in vitamins B and C, iron, zinc, calcium, potassium, thiamine, phosphorus, and riboflavin.

Additional Information: Syagrus schizophylla is a beautiful feather Palm with a dense dark green head of plume-like leaves that shine in the sun. It produces cream flowers followed by large bunches of orange fruit. This palm is native to Brazil.

Bloom Time/Fruiting: 3 to 4 Years

Maintenance Required: Moderate