Common Name Thatch Palm
Type of Plant Palm
Solitary, fan-leafed palm. Tannish trunks to 5 inches thick and rough. Leaves a glossy medium green. Overall height to 35 feet with a 6 foot spread.
Requirements Prefers alkaline to slightly acidic, well-drained soils. Growth rate slow. Can tolerate short cold snaps to just below freezing. Has excellent salt tolerance.
Country of Origin Florida and Caribbean
Cold Tolerance 30
Sun Needs Full Sun
Water Needs Little