Chamaedorea costaricana
Costa Rican bamboo palm

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 Chamaadorea costaricana

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Central America

Cold Hardiness: 

25, F.

Trunk type:

Suckering, green thin trunks

Leaf type:

Pinnate (feather shape).


Suckers freely


Average, easy to grow

Speed of growth:



To maximum 14 feet

Soil requirements:

Average; likes moisture good drainage.

Sun Requirements:

Filtered light; not for full sun.

General Description:

A nice suckering plant for filtered light.  Fills in area nicely and is quite tropical appearing.  Easy to grow.  Is similar to C. hooperiana but has shorter leaves/leaflets

Other Notes:

Can be used as a houseplant

Further Data:

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