Chuniophoenix nana

COMMON NAME

​Dwarf Hainan palm

TYPE

​Palm

FAMILY

​Arecaceae

NOTES

Tightly suckering palmate palm, up to 5' tall. Somewhat resembles a Rhapis species. Stems about 1/4" inch in diameter and no spines. Very 'user-friendly' palm. Flowers are hermaphrodite and are followed by clusters of small orange fruits.

GEOGRAPHIC REGION

Southern China and Vietnam

NATIVE HABITAT

Found in open forest

WEB SOURCES

palmpedia.net

pacsoa.org



Chuniophoenix nana