Just take a feel of the foliage of this plant and you will understand why it is nicknamed, "the cardboard palm" or simply, "cardboard plant." Also known as a Jamaican sago or Mexican cycad. The leaves of this tropical specimen look like they should be soft, but are actually quite stiff!
Like the Sago Palm, the Cardboard Palm isn't a palm, but actually a cycad.
Size: 10" pots
Light: medium to bright, some direct
Watering: Allow first 1" of soil to dry .
Although it can tolerate slight periods of drought, it is best not to let this plant thoroughly dry between waterings.
Temperature: 15° – 24° C