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Scientific name: Cocos nucifera

  • Plant type | palm and cycads
  • English | Coconut palm
  • Dutch | Cocospalm
  • Papiamentu | Palma di coco
Coconut palm, Cocospalm, Palma di coco
Cocos nucifera

IN GENERAL

  • Height in meters | 15.00
  • Grows | medium
  • Flowers are | cream
  • Leaves are | green

IN YOUR GARDEN

  • Wind tolerance | high
  • Drought tolerance | moderate
  • Salt tolerance | high
  • Sun or Shade | sun

REMARKS

Well known palm of the tropics. Needs spraying against scale and related insects. Sometimes also against mites, which attacks coconuts and leaves alike. Needs to be watered regularly.

PESTS & DISEASES