Syagrus romanzoffiana
Queen palm

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South America

Cold Hardiness: 

About 18 degrees F.

Trunk type:

Smooth, medium thickness.

Leaf type:

Pinnate, plumose (fluffy)





Speed of growth:



Maximum of about 50 feet plus.

Soil requirements:


Sun Requirements:


General Description:

A large fluffy pinnate palm that is easy to grow and very popular.  It is commonly used in urban development and readily available.

Other Notes:

Needs pruning and old leaves hang below the crown.  One of most common palms used in landscape.

Further Data:

Not a good indoor palm and gets "top heavy" as a container plant

Palm for sale/Availability:

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