On Nov 25, 2005, cfkingfish from Venice, FL (Zone 10a) wrote:
This palm was recently described, and used to be known as Livistona sp. "Cooktown". It grows near this town in NE Queensland, hence the name. It can be noticed as a juvenile by its roostertail like frond, and rather slow growth. A few specimens exist and do well in Florida.
This plant has been said to grow in the following regions: