Giant Dioon Dioon Spinulosum / Cycads
A really graceful & interesting cycad to grow.
Native to Mexico.
The most popular Dioon in cultivation, spinulosum has long, stiff, light green erect leaves.
The Giant Dioon is relatively hardy, however it will need protection against frosts.
One of the largest cycads to grow. Long lived and slow growing.
- Prefers some shade, but will tolerate full sun.
- Medium wind tolerant.
- Won’t tolerate frosts.
- Grows to a height of 1 metres (approx).
- Requires little moisture and is drought tolerant.