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Queen Palm

Queen Palm

Regular price $103.40 USD
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Plant Type: Palms
Plant Height: 20-50 feet
Spread: 15-25 feet
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Sun Exposure: Full Sun


The Queen Palm, scientifically known as Syagrus romanzoffiana, is a tall, graceful palm tree that is widely cultivated for its aesthetic appeal and fast growth. Native to South America, particularly Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay, it has become a popular choice in tropical and subtropical regions around the world.

In cultivation, Queen Palms typically grow to about 20 to 50 feet in height, with a spread of 15 to 25 feet. They feature a single, straight, and smooth trunk that is topped with a large, graceful crown of feathery, bright green fronds. Each frond can be quite long, often reaching 10 to 15 feet in length, arching elegantly from the top of the trunk.

One of the attractive features of the Queen Palm is its orange to yellow fruits, which are produced in large clusters following the inconspicuous white flowers. The fruit is small, round, and ornamental, although it's not commonly eaten.

Queen Palms prefer full sun and well-draining soil. They are relatively drought-tolerant once established but benefit from regular watering and fertilization, especially in the growing season. These palms are also fairly cold-tolerant compared to other tropical palms, although they should be protected from hard freezes.

In landscaping, Queen Palms are often used for avenue planting, in public parks, and large gardens. Their tall, slender trunks and lush crowns make them an excellent choice for adding vertical interest and a tropical feel to the landscape.

Overall, the Queen Palm is a magnificent and popular ornamental tree. Its rapid growth, tall stature, and elegant appearance make it a favorite for creating a tropical ambiance in a variety of outdoor settings.

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