Beccariophonix alfredii
The High Plateau Coconut Palm

quick palm tree data



 Beccariophoenix alfredii by TS at RPS

Beccariophoenix alfredii by RPS

Beccariophoenix alfredii





Beccariophoenix alfredii





Cold Hardiness: 

20-22 degrees F. with some reports into the upper teens F.

Trunk type:

Solitary with ringed trunk

Leaf type:



Does not sucker


Good grower - average care

Speed of growth:

Medium to fast


Forty feet or more

Soil requirements:

Good draining soil

Sun Requirements:

Sun or part day sun

General Description:

Thin to medium sized ringed trunk, pinnate green leaves with short petiole, attached leaf bases at top of trunk.  Photos by RPS

Other Notes:

One of the best new introductions from Madagascar.  Very popular and sought after because of its better cold tolerance.  Nursery plant shown.  Many sizes available.  See prices


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