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Today's bloom is Coconut Palm (Cocos nucifera)

Bloom of the Day for July 31st, 2008:

Coconut Palm
(Cocos nucifera)

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Information:
Type of plant: Edible Fruits and Nuts, Tropicals and Tender Perennials, Palms

Bloom color: Orange, Red-Orange, Gold (Yellow-Orange), Pale Yellow, Bright Yellow, Chartreuse (Yellow-Green), Pale Green, Green

Bloom time of year: Blooms repeatedly

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Zone 10a to Zone 11

Height: 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m), 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m), 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m), 10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m), 12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m), 15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m), 20-30 ft. (6-9 m), 30-40 ft. (9-12 m), over 40 ft. (12 m)

Spacing: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm), 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m), 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m), 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m), 10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m), 12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m), 15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m), 20-30 ft. (6-9 m), 30-40 ft. (9-12 m)

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