Are palm trees native to Texas?

Answer Texas does have native palm trees, although not all palms in Texas originated within the state. Texas has only one native species, the Texas sabal palm (Sabal mexicana/Sabal texana). Common names f... Read More »

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Are Florida palm trees really trees?

On One Hand: Florida Palm Trees are Considered TreesA Florida palm tree is considered to be a tree even though it has different-looking leaves and a different trunk compared with other trees. The f... Read More »

How to Plant Palm Trees in Florida?

Florida is ideal for planting palm trees because of its warm weather, rich soil and moist conditions. While the hot Florida sun can pose potential problems, planting and caring for palm trees can b... Read More »

Are palm trees indigenous to Florida?

Although not all palm trees in Florida originated in the state, Florida does have indigenous palm trees. Florida's native palm trees include the Everglades palm (Acoelorrhaphe wrightii), key thatch... Read More »

Are palm trees protected in Florida?

There are no palm trees in Florida's Statewide Endangered and Threatened Conservation Program. However, any palm that is on federally protected land such as state parks, would be protected by virtu... Read More »