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Palms

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Common name.      Alexandra Palm

Botanical name.       Archontophoenix alexandrae

Description. The Alexandra Palm grows in locations that are severely inundated during heavy rain events. Grows slowly to 25 m high.



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Common name.      Bangalow Palm

Botanical name.       Archontophoenix cunninghamiana

Description. The Bangalow Palm has flowers and fruit that are attractive to birds. Grows to 20m high and over.




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Common name.      Dwarf Dark Palm

Botanical name.       Phoenix roebelenii

Description. The Dwarf Dark Palm has a minimum temperature requirement of 10–16 °C. Grows to 2m - 3m high.




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Common name.      Formosa Sugar Palm

Botanical name.       Arenga engleri

Description. The Formosan Sugar Palm is the most cold tolerant of the genus. Grows to 2m - 3m high.







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Common name.      Foxtail Palm

Botanical name.       Wodyetia bifurcata

Description. The Foxtail Palm produces large orange fruit and can grow a single, double or triple trunk. Grows to 10 m.




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Common name.      Golden Cane Palm

Botanical name.       Dypsis lutescens

Description. The Golden Cane Palm is a plant that will transpire 1 litre of water every day. Grows to 6m - 12m.




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Common name.     Queensland Kauri Palm

Botanical name.       Agathis robusta

Description. The Queenland Kauri Palm has smooth bark with leaves with a tough leathery texture. Grows to 30 - 50 m.





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Common name.      Parlour Palm

Botanical name.       Chamaedorea elegans

Description. The Parlour Palm tolerates low levels of humidity and light but prefers medium to high humidity and bright indirect light. Grows to 2 - 3m high.





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Common name.      Raphis Palm

Botanical name.       Rhapis excelsa

Description. The Rhapis Palm grows a fleshy white fruit when ripe. Grows to 4m high.





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Common name.      Sabal Palm

Botanical name.       Sabal palmetto

Description. The Sabal Palm tolerates salt spray and cold. Has a good hurricane resistance. Grows to 20 - 28m high.



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Common name.  Screw Palm

Botanical name.  Pandanus spiralis

Description.The Screw Palm bears a large, pineapple-like cluster of fruit that turn orange-red when ripe. Because of its sharp spherical leaves makes a common protective nest for wildlife. Grow to 10m high.




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Common name.      Silver Bismarck Palm

Botanical name.       Bismarckia nobilis

Description. The Silver Bismarck Palm tolerates frost down to -6 degrees C and thrive with plenty of water and space. Grows to 12 - 25m high.



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