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Sylvester Palm, Phoenix sylvestris
Sylvesters are a prized specimen with a slow growth rate.  This means they are expensive.  A group of young sylvester palms grows from a bed of blue plumbagoes at the USF Sarasota/Manatee campus.
It takes time, but sylvester palms will get quite tall.  Another common name is date palm as a result of the colorful fruiting bodies that appear around the bud.
Alex Driscoll
Certified Arborist #1249A
Plant Guide / Palm Trees / Sylvester Palm