dwarf palmetto (Sabal minor)



dwarf palmetto

Sabal minor

This palm is found in the south of the USA and in North Mexico in a wide range of habitats. It is a palm tree that grows to a small height of about 1 m. The flowers are white in color forming a group up to 2 tall. The fruits of 1 cm are black stone stones. It is one of the most frost-resistant palms.



Other common names:



Family:


Arecaceae


Genus:


Sabal


Plant range:


Southeast USA





Characteristic:

Foliage:


Evergreen

Habit:


?

Grow rate:


Slow


Sunlight:

Min temperature 1:?


-15 0C

Min temperature 2:?


? 0C

USDA zone:


7



Soil and watering:

Soil:


Sand, Loam, Clay

Ph:


?

Watering:


Medium


Size and temperature:

Ultimate height:


1,2-1,5 m

Ultimate spreed:


1,2-1,5 m

Time to ultimate height:


? years