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Sabal domingensis

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Family: Arecaceae (ar-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Sabal (SAY-bal) (Info)
Species: domingensis (doh-ming-EN-sis) (Info)

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Category:
Trees
Palms

Height:
15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)
20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

Spacing:
15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
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
Blue-Green

Other details:
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

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

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive palmbob On Jun 22, 2004, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

Large blue-green to very dark green leaves on this large species of SAbal... looks like Sabal causarium or bermudana, though tends to have darker leaves. From the Dominican Republic. Leaves markedly costapalmate. Prone to potassium deficiency in southern California (yellow spotting on lower leaves).

Regional...

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

Mobile, Alabama
Oxford, Alabama
Brentwood, California
Los Angeles, California
Thousand Oaks, California
Visalia, California
Brandon, Florida



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