Bottle Palm

Optimal Light: Full sun
Light Range: Full sun to full shade
Soil Moisture: Low to medium soil moisture
Native: No
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Perennial: N/A
Growth Rate: Slow
Mature Height: 10 – 12 ft.
Mature Spread: 6 – 10 ft.
Soil Texture: Any
Soil pH: Slightly acidic,
Slightly alkaline
Salt Tolerance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 10-11

Bottle Palm, Hyophorbe lagenicaulis

Unique looking palm with a trunk that develops at maturity to the shape of a “bottle”. Have upward arching leaves that can reach 10 to 12 ft. in height. Produces a flower stalk coming from below the crown shaft with cream colored flowers. Have oval shaped black fruit that is about an inch and a half long. Tolerates temperatures to 28˚F.

Island Home Service Sanibel Island

Jürgen Schreyer
Island Home Service

P.O. Box 1050
Sanibel, FL 33957

P: (239) 472-5247