Pseudophoenix, Pal, Ti Palmis Maron
Pseudophoenix lediniana

Family: Arecaceae (ar-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Pseudophoenix (soo-doh-FEE-niks) (Info)
Species: lediniana

Category:

Perennials

Trees

Palms

Height:

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)

Spacing:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From seed; germinate in vitro in gelatin, agar or other medium

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Mesa, Arizona

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 7, 2005, aztropic from Mesa, AZ wrote:

Pseudophoenix lediniana is probably the largest of the pseudophoenix palms.Overall, it is similar to P.vinifera with an upright habit except as the palm matures,the base of the tree is considerably wider than other P. species.