Coconut Palm Tree
Who doesn't love Coconut Palms? This palm can be found on beautiful white sandy beaches and are known as the quintessential symbol of a tropical paradise.
Coconut Palm Trees have been around for more than 3000 years and grow up to 80 feet high. The thick and strong leaves of a Coconut Palm can grow up to 13-20 feet long and have evolved to withstand strong winds. These palms usually start bearing after 5 to 6 years.
Coconut Palms require full sunlight and are tolerant to temporary flooding. Coconut Palm Trees requires a minimum average temperature of 72°F .
USDA hardiness zones 9a-11 are recommended.
Water the Coconut Palm frequently, at least 1 inch every week. Make sure the soil drains well.
Apply a fertilizer every 3-4 months.
Coconut Palm Trees require full sunlight.
Coconut Palms can tolerate temperatures down to 20F. USDA hardiness zones 9a-11 are recommended.