Dypsis onilahensis

COMMON NAME

Onilahy Palm

TYPE

​Palm

FAMILY

​Arecaceae

NOTES

A handsome, medium-sized clustering palm with beautiful drooping leaves. Ideal for cultivation in the drier tropics. The species name comes from the Onilahy River, south of Toliara.

GEOGRAPHIC REGION

Endemic to Madagascar

NATIVE HABITAT

Found in riverine forest

WEB SOURCES

palmpedia.net

pacsoa.org

iucnredlist.org



Dypsis onilahensis