+ The beautiful shaped palm leaf foliage of the rare Licuala Cordata Palm. + It’s large radial pleated leaves have overlapping bases which gives them a near circular shape. + This rainforest species Licuala cordata palm grows low to ground in filtered sunlight (understory palm) in a tropical climate and is endemic to central Sarawak, Malaysia Borneo. + Photo shot taken at the Flecker Botanical Gardens in Cairns, Tropical Far North Qld, Australia.
‘The Far North Queensland Group’ (23.07.2013)
Pentax K10D 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 Ap.f4.5, ISO.100, F.L.35mm, SS.1/13sec Raw file processed/edited via CS2