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Encephalartos longifolius (blue)

Thunberg's Cycad

Encephalartos longifolius produces the largest cone structure of any plant in the world, weighing in at over 100 pounds. It produces these spectacular cones in late Dec/Jan, and like all cycads, it takes two years for the seed inside to mature.

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Encephalartos longifolius (blue)

Thunberg's Cycad

Encephalartos longifolius produces the largest cone structure of any plant in the world, weighing in at over 100 pounds. It produces these spectacular cones in late Dec/Jan, and like all cycads, it takes two years for the seed inside to mature.

Key Plant details

Cold Tolerance:

26°F

Growth Rate:

Slow

Total Height:

Habit:

Leaf Structure:

Canopy size:

Trunk width:

Exposure:

Full sun

Soil requirements:

Tolerances:

Reproduction:

Diecious, polycarpic, propogated from seed

Water usage:

Low to Moderate

HEat requirement:

Full sun

Hazards:

All parts are toxic when eaten, sharp

Native origin:

Further Reading:

What makes our plants so special? Our location on the cliffs of Santa Barbara receives over 280 days of sunshine a year and we utilize our indigenous soil, mixing it with a specialized amendment. Our plants are routinely watered, fertilized, and trimmed. We always aid our plants to proper health when needs arise, and we do so without the use of sprays.

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