Type of Plant:
Solitary, bi-pinnate palm. Trunks to 12 inches thick and leaves leaves a deep glossy green with striped petioles. Height to 40 feet with a 12 to 15 foot spread.
Prefers acidic to neutral, moist soils. Growth rate slow to medium. Can tolerate short cold snaps to just above freezing. Has a slight salt tolerance.
Country Of Origin:
Photo taken in Queensland, Australia