Sabal causiarum
Puerto Rican hat palm

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Puerto Rico and Hispaniola

Cold Hardiness: 

Probably 25-28s, F. 

Trunk type:

Smooth, fat, tubular.

Leaf type:

Costapalmate (fan shaped).


Single trunk



Speed of growth:



30 to 40 feet

Soil requirements:


Sun Requirements:

Full sun

General Description:

A nice, stately fan palm with a big tubular trunk that is easy to grow and fairly cold hardy.  Good plant for many gardens in California.

Other Notes:

Tolerates inland arid, hot conditions

Further Data:


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