SYLVESTER PALM

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COMMON NAME
Sylvester Palm
Sylvester Date Palm
Silver Date Palm
BOTANICAL NAME
Phoenix sylvestris
HEIGHT 40′
WIDTH 15′
EVERGREEN
COLD TOLERANCE 20° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Yes
SALT TOLERANCE Yes
FLOWER Panicles of yellow
flowers hanging below branches .
MONTH OF COLOR Mainly
mid-Summer; Any month
FRUIT Seeds are orange when ripe.
Edible.
COMMENTS A beautiful, cold hardy
palm for Brevard County. Little
problems with pests or disease.
PRICE +6′ $750, B+B $550,
20 gallon $750, 1 gallon $5