Type of Plant:
Solitary, fan-leafed palm. Trunks to 12 inches thick, smooth and pale gray in oldest parts. Leaves are a glossy bright green. Height to 50 ft. with a 15 ft. spread.
Grows equally well in alkaline or acidic moist soils. Growth rate medium but faster in wetter soils. Tolerates short cold snaps to freezing. Has some salt tolerance.
Country Of Origin:
Malaysia, Sarawak, Brunei, Moluccas, and the Phili