Cycas is a genus of plants belonging to a very ancient lineage, the Cycadophyta, which are not closely related to palms, ferns, trees or any other modern group of plants. … Cycas is the type genus and the only genus recognised in the family Cycadaceae. About 113 species are accepted.
The cycas revoluta grows at it’s best with bright light, without direct sunlight. Watering: The soil is best kept moist, so water once the soil begins to dry slightly at the top. Over-watering or watering at the crown of the plant can cause the plant to rot.