Zamiaceae (cycad family)

    The Zamiaceae consist of 9 genera and about 150 species of palm like plants found in tropical and warm temperate regions of Africa, Australia, North, Central and South America.


Zamia pumila (as Zamia integrifolia) (N.J. Jacquin, 1781-1793)
1995-2003 Missouri Botanical Garden


    The following members of the Zamiaceae family are growing at Montoso Gardens:


Scientific Name Common Name Plant Family

Dioon merolae



Zamia furfuracea

cardboard palm


Zamia portoricensis






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