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Sabal:
Sabal
Sabal bermudana
Sabal causiarum
Sabal dominguensis
Sabal etonia
Sabal maritima
Sabal mauritiiformis
Sabal Mexicana
Sabal minor
Sabal minor X Mexicana
Sabal palmetto
Sabal palmetto var. Parviflora
Sabal pumos
Sabal rosei
Sabal uresana
Sabal yapa

Sabal etonia

Common name: Scrub Palmetto
Native to: USA Florida
Mature height: 5'
Mature spread: 8'
Growth Habit: solitary mound
Leaf type: costapalmate
Sabal etonia

photo by: Dennis Valdez
Dennis Valdez Garden
Hercules

Description:

Trunkless and forms a mound of tough leathery fronds. Excellent for use where you might want to limit your height such as in the foreground of taller palms.


Sabal etonia

photo by: Dennis Valdez
Dennis Valdez Garden
Hercules
Sabal etonia

photo by: Dennis Valdez
David Sylvia and Eric Christensen Garden
San Jose
This species in the garden:
Growth rate: slow
Sunlight: full sun
Water: moderate
Cold Tolerance: 22 F
Seed or plant availability: rare




 
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