Palms and cycads
In general, these Mexican and Central American cycads resemble Cycas revoluta and take the same culture. Dioons are more tender, even slower growing, and less frequently sold.
Very slow growing. Eventually forms cylindrical trunk 6 to 10 in. wide, 3 ft. high. Leaves spreading, slightly arching, 3 to 5 ft. long, made of many smooth-edged leaflets (sometimes toothed at tips on young plants). Leaves on young plants are dusty blue green, soft, feathery; those of mature plants are shiny, darker green,more rigid.
Native to eastern North America. To 20 ft. or more. Oval, toothedged leaves to 4 in. long. Fruit appea...
From China. Grows 8 ft. tall and as wide or wider, with some low branches trailing on the ground and r...
Resembles bluegrass. Turns brown earliest in winter, turns green latest in spring.