Cycas revoluta

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Cycas revoluta
Scientific Name : Cycas revoluta
Family : Cycadaceae
Common Name : Cycas revoluta
A palm-like, slow growing tree. Leaves are used in flower arrangements. New growth prone to attack by butterfly caterpillar. ‘Bulbils’ or ‘Pups’ grow on the trunk, which are used for propagation.
Propagation : Pups
Longevity : Perennial