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Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 25 to 30 feet
Plant Spread: 12 to 15 feet
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Other: New leaf growth is blue in color, maturing to a grayish-green.
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: Creamy yellowish-white
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Xeriscapic
Uses: Shade Tree
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Conservation status: Vulnerable (VU)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Vulnerable
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Common names
  • Sonora Palmetto
  • Sonoran Palm

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