Chamaedorea pinnatifrons

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 Chamaedorea pinnatifrons





Central and South America

Cold Hardiness: 

30, F.

Trunk type:

Single, thin trunk, green

Leaf type:

Pinnate (feather shape) with wide leaflets.


Solitary (single trunk).



Speed of growth:



8 to 10 feet

Soil requirements:

Rich, well draining

Sun Requirements:

Filtered light

General Description:

A species that is found from Central America down to Northern S. America.  A somewhat slender palm with wide leaflets.  Very attractive.

Other Notes:

Likes shady conditions.  Does well when planted in a group of multiple plants together.

Further Data:


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