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Licuala lauterbachii var. bougainvillensis
A stunning, midsized palm with beautiful, flat, circular fan leaves, about 1 m (3 ft.) across. Native to rainforests
on the Solomon Islands and Bougainville Island, the rare and distinctive variety discussed here has a very large central
segment and only six to eight smaller divisions. A highly ornamental but rarely offered palm that grows best in a
protected spot in a tropical climate.