How big are coconut trees?

Answer Coconut trees, also called Coconut Palm or Coco Palm, live for 80 to 90 years and in that time grow to an average height of 80 to 100 feet tall. The crown of the tree or leaves reach 20 feet in len... Read More »

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How do I plant coconut trees?

PreparationsChoose a fallen coconut and shake it to hear its water sloshing around inside. Leave the husk on and let it soak in a bucket of water for 2 to 3 days.PlantingDig a shallow hole and plac... Read More »

Insects on Coconut Trees?

Coconut trees (Cocos nucifera) belong to the Arecaceae plant family and are a native of the South Pacific. The trees are found extensively in the tropical and subtropical regions of the world. Coco... Read More »

How far north can coconut trees grow?

The coconut palm tree, Cocos nucifera, is a solitary type tree that is native to the Pacific Islands. The tree is hardy to plant in USDA growing zones 10 and 11, which is located in southern Florid... Read More »

Where did the coconut palm trees originate?

Botanists believe the coconut palm originated near the Indian Ocean, though its true history remains unknown. The coconut grows in tropical regions, and its distribution is widespread. India and th... Read More »