Euterpe edulis

Jucara palm, Assai Palm

An emergent rainforest palm, Euterpe edulis is found cross large areas of south-eastern Brazil, Ecuador, Argentina, and Paraguay, where the heart of this palm is consumed as food.

The evergreen trees are single-stemmed and reach heights of 5 to 12 metres (15-35 feet). The spear shaped (lanceolate) leaflets are entire and petiolate.The plant produces salmon-red flowers
HardinessKeep above 0°c
WateringWater moderately
SunLight shadow / sun

Tot. height: 60-80cm, pot: ø 14cm, 950g.  € 7.95

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