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Zamia furfuracea L. f.
Cardboard-palm

Zamia furfuracea
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley

Family: Zamiaceae

Group: Gymnosperm

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Shrub

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Southern Mexico (Veracruz).

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

Other data on Zamia furfuracea available from :

Zamia furfuracea has been found in the following 23 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Atlantic Dunes Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Bill Sadowski Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Bonair Beach Parcel, Martin County Present Not Native, Naturalized
Castellow Hammock parcel 28 Present Not Native, Naturalized
Chernoff Hammock Present Not Native, Naturalized
Deering Estate at Cutler Present Not Native, Naturalized
Dupuis Reserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Enchanted Forest Park Present Not Native, Cultivated Only
Frenchman's Forest Natural Area Present Not Native, Naturalized
Hattie Bauer Hammock Present Not Native, Naturalized
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Kiplinger Present Not Native, Naturalized
Ludlam Pineland Present Not Native, Naturalized
Medlock Pineland Present Not Native, Naturalized
National Key Deer Refuge Present Not Native, Naturalized
Ned Glenn Nature Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Nixon Smiley Pineland Addition Present Not Native, Naturalized
Palm Drive Pineland Present Not Native, Naturalized
Pine Shore Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Red Reef Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Rockdale Pineland Present Not Native, Naturalized
Silver Palm Groves Present Not Native, Naturalized
Yamato Scrub Natural Area Present Not Native, Naturalized

Zamia furfuracea has been found in the following 3 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Martin County Not Native, Naturalized
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Naturalized
Palm Beach County Not Native, Naturalized

Zamia furfuracea has been found in the following 4 habitats :
Disturbed Upland
Maritime Hammock
Pine Rockland
Scrubby Flatwoods

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Zamia furfuracea
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley