This cold hardy palm (dependable in 9a) is tolerant of a wide range of soil types. After establishment, quite drought tolerant and able to thrive when occasionally flooded.
Height: 30-40′ or more with a slender trunk of 1′ or less caliper
Canopy Spread: 12’±
Single upright trunk with dense canopy.
Full sun or understory
Adaptable to a wide range of soil types and PH ranges
Even moisture for best growth. Tolerates dry conditions after establishment as well as occasional flooding.
Cold Hardy to Zone 9a
This palm requires little care when fully established. This slender palm is self pruning as an older palm and is quite striking with a full head of light gray (silvery) fronds.