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Sentry Palm

Howea forsteriana


Height: 15-25 feet (4.5-7.6 meters)
Spread: 6-10 feet (1.8-3 meters)
Leaf: 12-18 inches (30-46 cm)
Range: Not native to North America (USDA Hardiness Zones 9B through 11- central and southern Florida; southern Texas, Arizona; and coastal California.)

General Care Tips

Young Sentry Palms need plenty of shade. Trees will tolerate a variety of well-drained soils but exposure to salt should be avoided.

Things to Watch For

Insect pests include scales. The Sentry Palm is vulnerable to lethal yellowing disease.