Buccaneer Palm (Pseudophoenix sargentii)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Pseudophoenix sargentii Accepted
Pseudophoenix sargentii subsp. saonae Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 10 feet to 25 feet
Plant Spread: Canopy - 10 feet to 12 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Other: Tight clusters of 3/4 inch green berries turning bright red at maturity.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
Other: Greenish-yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Other: Year round
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Salt tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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