E3. Bottle Palm

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The Bottle Palm has a single, trunk, about 2ft in diameter with ring scars and green crown shaft at the top.  The gray, self-cleaning trunk is bottle shaped, hence its name.  The Bottle Palm has a small crown of 4-6 4 to 8 pinnate, or feather-like, leaves that can grow up to 10ft.  It has 140 leaflets arranged in two upward pointing rows which grow to about 2ft long.