Common Name: Bottle
Scientific Name:hyophorbe- lagenicaulis
Origin: Round Is. (Mascarenes)
Height: 5 m
Lowest Surv Temp: -0.5
Description: Gets its common name from the unusual bloated trunk that resembles a bottle. The dark green pinnate fronds have a prominent twist and the crown consists of a small number of these at any one time. (usually 4 to 6) Sensitive to cold and very slow growing.