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Family: ZAMIACEAE 

 Macrozamia riedlei
 


Photo from Oxygreen

  
Author:  Charles Austin Gardner 1930
Family:  Zamiaceae
Habitat:  South-Western Australia
Soil:  Lateritic Grit - Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  25 Centimetres
Height:  50-300 Centimetres
Flower:  Cone; Greenish Brown
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  Zamia Palm
Synonyms:  Macrozamia fraseri Miq. Cycas riedlei Gaudich.

   This member of the Zamiaceae family was given this name by Charles Austin Gardner in 1930. It is found in south western Australia, growing in a well drained latritic soil (rich in iron and aluminium) with some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to 25 centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to 50 or even 300 centimetres in height. The cones are greenish brown.