- Common Name(s):
- Emporer sago
Cycas taitungensis is a species of genus Cycas endemic to Taitung County, south-eastern Taiwan. Grows faster and larger than the sago palm and is not as susceptible to scale insects. Makes an excellent stand-alone specimen. Grows well in full sunlight to partial shade. Does best in a well drained soil. Cannot tolerate hard freezes. This palm is moderately salt tolerant
- 6 ft.
- deep green, semiglossy, 100-180 cm long, slightly keeled, with 150-170 leaflets
- Well drained, moist; not tolerant of alkaline soils
- 5-10 ft.
NCCES plant id: 3328