Trithrinax acanthocoma
Spiny fiber palm

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 Trithrinax acanthocoma photo





South America

Cold Hardiness: 

12-15 F.

Trunk type:

Fibrous, hairy with needles on trunk.

Leaf type:






Speed of growth:



15 to 20 feet.

Soil requirements:


Sun Requirements:

Full sun

General Description:

A medium sized fan palm bigger than a Trachycarpus with an interesting crosshatch woven pattern and needles on the trunk.  Very attractive and different.

Other Notes:

A nice addition to a full sun garden in colder areas.

Further Data:

 Also known as Trithrinax brasiliensis

Palm for sale/Availability:

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