Borassus flabellifer
PALMYRA PALM, WINE PALM
Arecaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen palm

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
20m
Plant habit
 
6m

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Origins: Tropical Asia

Other Botanical Names: Borassus flabelliformis, B. sundaicus, B. tunicatus, Pholidocarpus tunicatus, Thrinax tunicata

Other Common Names: Toddy Palm, Sugar Palm, Sea Coconut

 
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Borassus flabellifer
PALMYRA PALM, WINE PALM
Arecaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen palm

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
20m
Plant habit
 
6m

FEATURES

Flowers: cream

Flowering Time: early spring to late summer


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical & coastal designs

Uses: street tree

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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