Scrub Palmetto (Sabal etonia)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Scrub Palmetto
Give a thumbs up Miami Palmetto

Botanical names:
Sabal etonia Accepted
Sabal miamiensis Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 3 to 6 feet
Plant Spread: 4 to 5 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: Round, fleshy black berries.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bromeliad Landscape Creativity by ScotTi Jan 22, 2020 10:00 AM 235
Please help me identify this palm tree by zamaan Jul 8, 2018 7:56 PM 3
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