Silver Palm

photo of Dypsis lutescens
Optimal Light: Full sun image
Light Range: Full sun to full shade image
Soil Moisture: Low to medium soil moisture image
Native: No
Drought Tolerance: High
Perennial: N/A
Growth Rate: Medium
Mature Height: 15 – 25 ft.
Mature Spread: 6 – 10 ft.
Soil Texture: Any
Soil pH: Slightly acidic,
Slightly alkaline
Salt Tolerance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 10a-11

Silver Palm, Coccothrinax argentata

Also known as Chrysalidocarpus lutescens; watch for potassium deficiency, bagworms, mealybugs, banana moth, lethal yellowing; tolerates occasionally wet soil; requires regular fertilizer to maintain

Island Home Service Sanibel Island

Jürgen Schreyer
Island Home Service

P.O. Box 1050
Sanibel, FL 33957

P: (239) 472-5247