Saw Palmetto Palm

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Saw Palmetto Palm

Serenoa repens

  • Family Name: Arecaceae
  • Origin: native to Florida and the Southeastern United States
  • Uses: mass planting; specimen; naturalizing; border; reclamation plant; accent; ground cover; attracts butterflies
  • Growth rate: slow
  • Height: 5 to 10 feet
  • Spread: 4 to 10 feet
  • Soil Requirements: Wide
  • Nutritional Requirements: Low
  • Salt Tolerance: High
  • Drought Tolerance: High
  • Wind Tolerance: High
  • Cold Tolerance: 15° USDA hardiness zones: 8 through 11