Category: Cycads

How to Determine if a Cycad Seed is Viable

Cycas revoluta in full seed

Cycads are one of those plants that conservation is vital to the survival of the species.  This is due primarily to the fact that so much natural habitat has been destroyed by mankind as well as the demand for rare Read More

Cycas taitungensis growth rate

Nine months ago my family moved from the house we had been in since November 2003.  In 2004 I planted my first cycads on the property, and these consisted of two Cycas revoluta, one Cycas taitungensis and one Dioon edule.  The Read More

Growing Cycads in the Landscape

Well, I post about this site also being about cycads, but I think this will be the first post I have made regarding them. My fascination started with these about ten years ago, when my brother and I decided to Read More