Beaucarnea recurvata

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Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#1  Postby GreekDesert » Sat Jan 04, 2014 1:37 pm

Beaucarnea recurvata Lemaire or Ponytail Palm is a treelike species to 49 ft. (15 m) tall. The
maximum diameter of the swollen base is 9,75 ft (2,9 m).

Snonyms:
Dasylirion recurvatum
Dasylirion inerme
Beaucarnea inermis
Nolina recurvata

Distribution: In the tropical forests of the Mexican States of San Luis Potosi, Veracruz and Taumalipas.
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Re: Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#2  Postby Geoff » Sun Jan 05, 2014 5:53 pm

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Re: Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#3  Postby Geoff » Sun Jan 05, 2014 5:56 pm

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Re: Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#4  Postby GreekDesert » Fri Jan 17, 2014 12:38 pm

Beaucarnea recurvata
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Re: Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#5  Postby Geoff » Sat Feb 22, 2014 2:37 pm

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Re: Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#6  Postby Stan » Sat Aug 19, 2017 4:34 pm

Saw this today.
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Re: Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#7  Postby Luc » Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:58 pm

Funny to see a japanese maple side by side with a Beaucarnea, two plants with two opposite needs concerning the watering.
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Re: Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#8  Postby Paul S » Sun Aug 20, 2017 2:06 am

Here is a big one in NE Mexico - couldn't fit it all into one picture at the time.

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Re: Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#9  Postby Stan » Sun Aug 20, 2017 9:54 am

Bee's were all over it this morning. A bee magnet.
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Re: Beaucarnea recurvata

Post Number:#10  Postby Stan » Fri Aug 25, 2017 2:40 pm

Lizard with dropped blooms.
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