Solitaire Palm, Seaforthia PalmScientific Name: Ptychosperma elegans (R. Br.) Blume
Size: Up to 25 feet tall (7.5 m). Up to 14 feet in diameter (4 m).
Min. Temperature: 28°F (-2°C)
Water Requirements: Abundant water.
Sun Requirements: Light shade to shade
Origin: Northeastern Australia
Trunk: green crownshaft,
slim, gray, ringed,
Flower: Flower stalk coming from under the crownshaft..
Fruit: Large clusters of red fruits.
0.75 inches long (2 cm).
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