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Eastern Cape Cycad

Encephalartos Altensteinii


A beautiful and healthy cycad with male cones.Typical display of cycad leaves reducing to spines near the base.


Coastal forests and scrub forest.


Garden grown cycad out of Habitat. Fleshy outer layer of seeds is edible while kernel is poisonous.

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Harare, Harare Province, Zimbabwe

Lat: -17.77, Long: 31.13

Spotted on Apr 9, 2016
Submitted on Apr 9, 2016

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