Type of Plant:
Solitary, fan-leafed palm with very stiff fiber on trunk. Trunk to 4 inches thick and leaves silver both top and bottom. May be new species to 20 feet by 8 foot spread.
Grows in serpentine soils but tolerates neutral to alkaline, well drained soils. Growth rate slow. Can tolerate cold snaps into high 20s. Salt tolerance unknown.
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