Beaucarnea recurvata-Monte Palace Funchal, Madeira

Beaucarnea recurvata-Monte Palace Funchal, Madeira

Observation - Beaucarnea recurvata-Monte Palace Funchal, Madeira. Description: An observation on iSpot yesterday of this plant as a house plant prompted me to put up these images of mature Beaucarneas in Monte Palace Tropical Garden, Madeira.Also known under the synonym of Nolina recurvata, and has been placed in a number of familie

An observation on iSpot yesterday of this plant as a house plant prompted me to put up these images of mature Beaucarneas in Monte Palace Tropical Garden, Madeira.Also known under the synonym of Nolina recurvata, and has been placed in a number of families including Agavaceae, Dracaeniaceae but now placed in the Asparagaceae family.Also known as Bottle Palm and Elephants Foot.Native to SE Mexico.