Type of Plant:
Solitary, feather-leafed crownshaft palm. Trunks 4 - 6 inches thick and leaves bright green with drooping leaflets. Overall height to 35 feet with a 15 foot spread.
Prefers wet acidic soils. Growth rate fast. Will tolerate short cold snaps into low 30s. No salt tolerance. Primary source of palm heart.
Country Of Origin:
Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina