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Phoenix sylvestris

Common Name(s): Date sugar palm; India date
Family: Arecaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days:
Winter Minimum: 21° (F)
Soil pH:
Soil Texture/Type: Moist sand, loam, or clay
Soil Drainage:
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
Most frost hardy member of its genus.
No diseases found for the ten pathogens searched.
Animal Food - fodder, Material - fiber, Additive - sweetner, Environ. - ornamental, Food - bev base, Material - wood, Food - fruit, Material - cane


Geographical Origin:
Indian Subcontinent, Cultivated
Metric Units

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