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Butia Capitata

- Jelly Palm

Also known as Pindo Palm or Jelly Palm, is a palm native to Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay.
This palm grows up to 6m (exceptionally 8m) in a slow but steady manner.
It is easily identifiable with beautiful feather palm pinnate leaves that arch inwards towards a thick stout trunk.
Butia capitata is notable as one of the hardiest feather palms, tolerating temperatures down to about −10 °C; it is widely cultivated in warm temperate regions.