Chamaedorea costaricana
Costa Rican bamboo palm PacayaARECACEAE
Photos (c) Willow Zuchowski and ProNativas

Habit: Palm

General Height: 3 meters+

Slope: Pacific, Montane

Sun or Shade: Partial shade, Sun

Inflorescence Colors: Yellow

Flower Pollination: Wind, insect?

Fruit Display Colors: Purple, Black

Fruit Dispersal: Bird

Credits: The Electronic Field Guide to Native Ornamental Plants of Monteverde (c) 2007 Willow Zuchowski, ProNativas, EFG Project, UMass Boston