Distribution: 5 species endemic to the Mascare Islands, 1 each on Rodriguez & Reunion, 3 on Mauritius & Round Island
LPG Area: Madagascar Drive, Masoala Trail
Close Relatives: Pritchardia
A.k.a.: Bottle palms, spindle palm (H. verschaffeltii)
Growing Comments: Hyophorbe palms love our environment and are extremely easy to grow. They can all take full sun.
Hyophorbe seeds are relatively east to clean and will germinate in a couple of months.