Type of Plant:
Generally solitary, feather-leafed palm. Trunks to 2 feet thick. Leaves to 60 feet long and a deep green. Overall height can reach 70+ feet with a 25-30 foot spread.
Prefers acidic to alkaline wet soils. Growth rate medium to fast. Can tolerate short cold dips to freezing. Has a slight salt tolerance.
Country Of Origin:
Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania