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Family: CYCADACEAE 

 Cycas cairnsiana
 

Photo by Tanetahi.

  
Author:  Ferdinand Jacob Heinrich von Mueller 1876
Family:  Cycadaceae
Habitat:  North Western Australia
Soil:  Grit - Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  12-26 Centimetres
Height:  2-5 Metres
Flower:  No: Cones, Male: Golden-Brown. Female: Green-Blue
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  Mt Surprise, Champions Blue Surprise
Synonyms:  -

The fruits by Tanetahi.

   This member of the Cycadaceae family was given this name by Ferdinand Jacob Heinrich von Mueller in 1876. It is found in a small area in the Newcastle Range, north western Australia, growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The stem grow to 12 centimetres in diameter with a base up to 26 centimetres. The height are in average two metres, but it can reach five.