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Glendale Public Library
Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Information Sheet

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Syagrus romanzoffianum-Queen Palm

This Brazilian palm is widely planted in the low desert. Leaves are pinnate and up to 15' long and tend to break up in wind. It is fairly fast growing with moisture but never looks completely happy in the high heat and lack of humidity.

Webmaster & Author George Hull Last Updated August 13, 2003