Caryota urens

Linnaeus

Sp. Pl. 2: 1189. 1753

Common names: Solitary fishtail palm
Introduced
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 22. Treatment on page 115.

Stems solitary, greater than 15 cm in diam. Leaves 5–7 m. 2n = 32.


Phenology: Flowering in summer.
Habitat: Moist organic soil over limestone in mesic hammocks and disturbed wooded areas
Elevation: 0–10 m

Distribution

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Introduced; Fla., native to India.

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

... more about "Caryota urens"
Scott Zona +
Linnaeus +
Solitary fishtail palm +
Fla. +  and native to India. +
0–10 m +
Moist organic soil over limestone in mesic hammocks and disturbed wooded areas +
Flowering in summer. +
Introduced +
Palmae +
Caryota urens +
species +