Geonoma orbignyana subsp. hoffmanniana

Family: Arecaceae    Palm Tree

Common Name: None known

Scientific Synonymy:
Geonoma hoffmanniana, Geonoma molinae

Cold Hardiness Zone: 8a     View the UK and US zone maps

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Native to, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama

In Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama at 2008(1400-3000) m elevation in montane rainforest. This subspecies occurs in three separate areas; From Nicaragua the plants are small in size, they occur at lower mean elevations (1475 m versus 2030 m). In central Costa Rica specimens occur on three separate Cordilleras; In eastern Costa Rica and western Panama, on the Talamanca, some specimens are also small.

Location: Costa Rica (10.392012°N, -84.616699°E)

Map may not represent the complete natural distribution. (Markers display observation data).
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