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Archontophoenix alexandrae

Classification

Order: Arecales
   Family: Arecaceae
            Genus: Archontophoenix
                        Specie: Archontophoenix alexandrae

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 50 ft (15 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Silvery white color on undersides of fronds

Uses: Avenues Group plantings Tropical gardens

Zones: 10-12

Description: This species occurs along much of the Queensland east coast, in places forming dense stands in swamps and along stream channels. It has a slightly bulbous, pale gray trunk to about 50 ft (15 m) high and 8 in (20 cm) in diameter. The base has stepped rings

Growth Habit: Single trunk with crown of fronds

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