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Microsporangiate strobilus. Photo by Dan Skean, posted at Fairchild Tropical Gardens website.

 

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Cycas media

R. Br.

Common names

Taxonomic notes

Description

Distribution and Ecology

Big tree

Oldest

Ethnobotany

Has been used as food by aborigines in Australia, and its stems were briefly harvested commercially for starch (Jones 1993).

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Last Modified 2012-11-28