Currently Available Sizes

Best availability:

8′ – 12′ CT

*Size and availability subject to change. Give us a call for current inventory.

Our entire inventory of Sylvester Palms is inoculated on schedule to prevent the spread of LBD!


‘Sylvesters’ are an excellent choice for avenue planting or as an accent tree. In formal settings, most specifiers want matched sized trees or groups of trees. Less formal applications look best with staggered sizes creating a grove or broad canopy setting.

Typical Mature Dimensions

Height: 40-50′

Canopy Spread: 25′

Habit of growth

Single upright trunk with full canopy

Light Requirements

Full sun

Soil Requirements

Adapts well to a wide range of soils types including the calcareous soils of coastal areas, the Florida Keys and Caribbean Islands.

Moisture Requirements

Tolerates occasional flooding and drought periods after establishment

Cold Tolerance

Cold Hardy to Zone 8b


Refined genetics and growing practices have enabled Fish Branch Tree Farm to become the benchmark grower of Sylvesters.