1 package of 10 seeds
This slender, climbing rattan is fairly widespread from Northeastern India to Southeast Asia and the Malay Peninsula, where it grows in rainforests.
It can grow in tropical and some warm temperate areas and needs climbing support in the form of established trees.
Stems clustered, climbing or forming thickets, to 20 m, to 3 cm in diam. Leaf sheaths dull green with rusty brown or light brown hairs, with scattered to densely arranged, dark brown, flattened, upward-pointing spines to 3.5 cm sometimes to 10 cm at sheath apices.
Germinate in vitro in gelatin, agar or other medium. Pre-soak seeds for 24 hours in warm water and sow in containers. Germination takes 2 months or more.