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Cycads Broodbome Modjaji

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Cycad of South Africa Exotic Plants, Exotic Flowers, Amazing Flowers, South African Flowers, African Love, Planting Succulents, Garden Plants, Endangered Plants, Colorful Fruit

Pithy Bread and Colorful Poison, Cycad of South Africa

Encephalartos villosus; one of many kinds of cycads found in South Africa. Often confused with palmtrees, cycads are rather gymnosperms. The name derives from the Greek 'Encephalos' (= Brain or Head) + 'artos' (= Bread), thus Head- or Brain-Bread; the 'villosus' means woolly and refers to the leaves which are relatively hairy when young. Encephalartos of several kinds were called Kaffir or Hottentot Bread by Dutch colonists, and they also went by the name of Brood Boom, Bread Tree.The…

Pollen mixed with water is poured into cone from the top, where some sporophylls have been removed. At Montgomery Botanical Center. Palm Tree Flowers, Fruit Flowers, Palm Trees, Botanical Center, Beautiful Fruits, Tropical Garden, Pine Cones, Cactus, Heaven

Pollen mixed with water is poured into cone from the top, where some sporophylls have been removed. At Montgomery Botanical Center.

Cycad Cone-Encephalartos villosus - Picture of Ganna Walska Lotusland, Montecito - Tripadvisor Purple Plants, Exotic Plants, Exotic Flowers, Santa Barbara California, Fruit Plants, Hardy Plants, Seed Pods, Planting Succulents, Botany

Cycad Cone-Encephalartos villosus - Picture of Ganna Walska Lotusland, Montecito - Tripadvisor

Encephalartos Villosus cone S A no 14,20

Encephalartos transvenosus releasing seeds Modjadji Cycad / Broodboom m SA no 13 Growing Orchids, Hardy Plants, Garden Seeds, Exotic Plants, Planting Succulents, Cacti, Pine Cones, Botany, Wild Flowers

Encephalartos transvenosus releasing seeds

Encephalartos transvenosus releasing seeds Modjadji Cycad / Broodboom 5-8 m (13) SA no 13

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Botanic Wonders Nursery. These are some of our favorite photos.

This page contains basic information on growing cycads, palms, and various succulents. Photo Galleries, Succulents, Nursery, Sculpture, Fruit, Palms, Gallery, Architecture, Flowers

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Botanic Wonders Nursery. These are some of our favorite photos.