In areas at the limit of their cold tolerance, therefore, it is prudent to grow the plants in containers for some years, giving them winter protection, and only planting. 16 Tháng Tám Brahea dulcis in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Finding Brahea decumbens and Brahea dulcis growing on one of these gypsum outcrops was never part of the plan for day 3 trip around.

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Origin Place in the world where this species spontaneously appears.

Slow indicates annual trunk growth of less than 30 cm. Photo by Alberto Leonardo Barkema. Less than 30 cm. The individuals in the experiment had heights ranging from 0. This suggests that the strategy of B.

Our results are consistent with the life strategies described by [ 29 ], where palms in desert and xeric shrubland had more leaves in their crowns than palms in any other ecosystem. This photo gives you a better understanding of how the palm grows by the trunk lying on the ground.

Many Special Thanks to Ed Vaile for his long hours of tireless editing and numerous contributions. The differences in population structures of B. It is about 2cm in diameter[]. There is a considerable geographic division between craftspeople and harvesters.


Other palms, depending on conditions of humidity and strength of winds where they live, may retain dead leaves, or the base of their petioles, on the trunk for many years. These dulciw were an added bonus to our extremely busy day. J Trop For Sci. Yucca carnerosana could be found here too.

Brahea decumbens and Brahea dulcis growing on a gypsum outcrop in Nuevo León, Mexico

This QR Code is unique to this page. Experiencias de comunidades rurales. This study is the first to have the stated goal of optimizing new leaf production. Agave striata was very common in many parts of the area.

Ethnoecology of the palm Brahea dulcis (Kunth) Mart. in central Mexico

Current density and population structure of B. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating.

Both authors read and approved the final manuscript. Sadly, unscrupulous people have bbrahea aggressively poaching the plants from this location for many years now. Productos forestales no maderables: Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. The leaves are wider, and rounder than B. Barot Brxhea, Gignoux J. Year ISBN Description The second edition of an excellent guide to the edible uses of plants, though it does not give any details of cultivation etc.


To all of them we express our heartfelt thanks. Table 2 Defoliation treatments applied to Brahea dulcis individuals for one year at La Yerbabuena Mexico. Medium indicates that it can tolerate some salinity in irrigation water.

Brahea dulcis – Palmpedia – Palm Grower’s Guide

Costapalmate, 10 to 15 leaves per crown, slightly glaucous green. Plants For A Future have a number of books available in paperback and digital form. Genera Palmarum – Evolution and Classification of the Palms. You will receive a range of benefits bahea Medium indicates a trunk growth of between 30 and 90 cm.

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The size of the quadrants was chosen because we observed many individuals generally distributed in clusters. Perhaps high leaf production rates in B. Solitary, to 8 inches in diameter 12 to 20 cm.