Jelly Palm – Butia odorata (formerly capitata). Back to. Edible Palms Butia odorata older individual in the landscape with smoother stem and leaf scars rings. Fig. Butia odorata will succeed in all but the coldest temperate and warm temperate climates, but does not like tropical climates. One of the few truly hardy feather. Butia odorata. This palm is formerly classified as Butia capitata var odorata. Many experts consider it should be a separate species, and having seen the palm.

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Back to Palm Encyclopedia. Learn More – opens in a new window or tab International postage and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. It does not occur in more humid habitats.

The caterpillars of the Indonesian butterfly Cephrenes augiades ssp. Culture in containers is possible although growth rates are slower.

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Mattos added yet another inB. Noblick Arecaceae Butia capitata, in its strict sense, is native to eastern Brazil, north of Rio de Janeiro. Economy Delivery Economy Int’l Postage. It has 13 to 32 pinnateglaucous to dark-green coloured leaves arching down towards the trunk and arranged spirally around the crown.

Butia odorata – Pacsoa

Many Special Thanks to Ed Vaile for his long hours of tireless editing and numerous contributions. Gives descriptions, photos and uses of a very wide range of fruit and other food-producing plants plus ornamentals. The trunk rarely exceeds 1m height, occasionally reaching 2m. Occasionally, translucent yellow-orange and necrotic speckling can also be seen toward the tips of the oldest leaves Figure 3.

Hendersonreiterating my own view, wrote that “They the southern population should perhaps be recognized as a separate species, in which case Butia odorata would be the correct name Larry Noblick, pers.


Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute. The seed is much smaller than Butia capitata seed, and can be round to oval in shape. Unlike other species of Butia except B. This page was last modified It can be downloaded from the Internet. The trunk can grow to 20 feet, but normally reaches ft 3.

But Noblick has made it official in so we should all probably just start getting used to it. Light also affects the plant’s form while those grown in full sun are more compact.

Jelly is often made from the fruit hence the common name.

Appearance and Odrata Habit: These peoples lived in sedentary to semi-permanent villages of numerous family longhouses arranged in circles around the centre, and had a culture including managing fallow lands for further agricultural production, wearing lip discs, ritual anthropophagic feasts with fermented beverages, long distance trade using roads, exclusive use of bark for fuel in pottery kilns and funerary hearths, and cremation with the remains buried in urns in the village centre.

Typically, the old leaf stalks persist for years, although specimens with clean trunks are not uncommon. Butia capitata nehrlingiana Abbott ex Nehrl. This is a solitary-trunked palm with a stout erect to slightly inclined trunk, occasionally being subterraneangrowing up to 2 to 10m high and 0. On the west coast the Pindo palm is grown as a novelty in warmer Zone 8 microclimates as far north as British Columbia.

Pindo palms are remarkably disease resistant, with no documented cases of phytoplasma diseases such as lethal yellowing see Lethal Yellowing LY of Palm odorwta, http: Retrieved 13 October Vorster Ocorata palm – This is a hybrid of Butia odorata with Syagrus romanzoffiana found both naturally in the wild as well as in cultivation, it was first described from garden examples in Europe.

A first class website. Then of course the Huntington has a half dozen Butia paraguayensis and Butia yatays, there, too. Recent taxonomy suggests B.

Will usually dispatch within 3 working days of receiving cleared payment – opens in a new window or tab. Also known as the jelly palm, is a palm native to Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay.


Nuts and phytoliths of Butia odorata are abundant here in association with the traces of human occupancy from even before the first evidence of the adoption of agriculture throughout many millennia of the mound-builder villages, thus indicating that the bhtia and fronds were used, but it is unclear if the nearby palm groves were wild, cultivated or encouraged to spread either by design or not.

Pindo palms can hybridize with the related queen palm Syagrus romanzoffiana. The Ruth Bancroft Garden. The fruit is not oodorata edible but very good though large variability in flavor from palm to palm. Unlike Butia capitatavutia as a very young plant, it seems to bloom profusely. Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants.

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Butia odorata

Seller information longcombecross Despite being extensively planted in the region, this species is rarely recorded as escaping from gardens or naturalising in Florida and Georgia in the United States, and as of establishing populations are unknown.

These grains are bilaterally symmetrical, suboblate, monosulcate, and with the end piriform pear-shaped. Only the briefest entry for each species, though, and some of the entries are more than a little dubious. Frequently bought together Feedback on our suggestions – Frequently bought together. Their neat, compact growth makes them very attractive landscape features.

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