Butia capitata

Products Code : بوتا كبتتا

Description

This belongs to a genus of single - stemmed palms originated from the cool, dry areas of South America and later adapted to various climatic conditions all over the world. Also known as 'Cocos capitata' this is a slow-growing palm with a sturdy trunk covered with leaf bases. It bears strongly arching, elliptic, bluish - green to grey leaves comprised of slender, hairy leaflets. On maturity the palm bears pale yellow flowers in panicles followed by spherical, purple fruits which adds to the ornamental value of the palm.