Commonly known as: zanzibar gem
2.5' H x 2' W
REGION OF ORIGIN
Standard Potting Mix
Evenly spaced, dark green, pinnate leaves on thick stem that tapers towards the top. Produces small potato-like tubers that stores water and to produce new stem. Often mistaken for palms.
Special Care Instructions
Very adaptable to dry soil but will need to be watered throughly after a dry spell. Can be grown in very dark locations but will grow faster with more light. Avoid full and hot afternoon sun.