SelecTree: Tree Detail
Photo Locations: San Antonio Botanic Garden - San Antonio, TX
Utility friendly tree.
Branches don't droop and resist breakage.
Native to Florida and the Bahamas.
Has Evergreen foliage.
Height: 15 - 20 feet.
Width: 6 - 10 feet.
Growth Rate: 12 to 24 Inches per Year.
Leaves Palmately Compound, Green, No Change, Evergreen.
Flowers Inconspicuous. White. Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Persistent, White to Yellow Drupe, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Summer.
Bark Brown, Rough.
Shading Capacity Rated as Low to Moderately Low in Leaf.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
USDA Hardiness Zones 10 - 11.
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Wet but Well Drained Soil.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Acidic to Alkaline Soil pH.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Special Uses & Values
Specimen or Container.
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Leucothrinax morrisii Tree Record." 1995-2018. Jul 20, 2018.
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