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CJ80 Hachijo Island 八丈島ロベ

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The president of a horticulture company brought this palm from abroad in 1919. The palm adopted wonderfully to the Hachijo Island's climate. Temperatures in Hachijo Island are stable all year round, between 10 and 30 degrees Celsius. The mild climate was perfect for Roebe palms. They grew and multiplied, becoming the trademark plant of Hachijo Island.

Keyword: Hachijo, island, palm

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