Cardboard Plant Zamia furfuracea / Cycads
A unique cycad to have in the garden.
Native to Mexico.
The Cardboard plant is very, very slow growing and enjoys light shade to full sun.
The term ‘zami’ is Latin for “pine nut” mainly because of the nutty bright-red seeds inside the rusty-brown egg-shaped cones produced by this plant.
Because of it’s spreading leaves these are beautiful as a specimen or accent plant.
These will not happily tolerate any frost. Their leaves will damage.