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Paurotis Palm


Scientific Name: Acoelorrhaphe wrightii


AKA: Everglades Palm, Madiera Palm, Silver Saw Palmetto


Appearance: Small palms that grow in clusters, with slender trunks. Paurotis Palm's average growing height is between 18 - 25 feet. The bright green leaves are fan-shaped and the leaf spine has sharp teeth.This palm is endangered and is protected in the wild by Florida law. 


Growing: Slow growing. Adapts to partial shade or full sun. Easy to care for, salt and drought tolerant, yet prefers average watering. 


The Paurotis Palm is a Florida Native. 

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