Almost extinct in its natural habitat.
Yellow Latan PalmScientific Name: Latania verschaffeltii
Size: Slowly up to 40 feet (12 m) to 16 feet in diameter (5 m)
Min. Temperature: 30°F (-1°C)
Water Requirements: Regular water
Sun Requirements: Full sun
Origin: Rodrigues Island
Germination: Easily from seeds
8 to 24 Petiole and veins yellow,
Yellow colored, armed leafstems wth wool and wax at the bottom.
Trunk: Gray, lightly ringed, swollen base,
10 inches in diameter (25 cm).
Flower: Flower stalk coming from among the leaves, 3 to 6 feet long 0.9 to 1.8 m).
Fruit: brownish green.
2 inches long (5 cm).
Seed: round at one end, pointed at the other..
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