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The photos were taken from many different sources.
These photos represent some of the types of palms we have.
Click on the underlined palm type to view more info about each palm.

Archontophoenix alexandrae
Chamaedorea seifrizii
Barbados Silver Palm
Coccothrinax barbadensis
Bismarkia nobilis
Pseudophoenix sargentii
Canary Island Date
Phoenix canariensis
Chinese Fantail 
Livistonia Chinensis
Adonidia merrillii
Clustering Fishtail
Caryota mitis
Cocos nucifera
Cuban Royal
Roystonea regia
Pygmy Dwarf Date
Phoenix roebelenii
Wodyetia bifurcata
Rhapis excelsa
Veitchia arecina
Syagrus romanzoffiana
Red Latan
Latania lontaroides
Hyophorbe verschaffeltii
Dypsis decaryi

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We are providing it as educational material for your knowledge about the plants.
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Below is a list of palms by Scientific name giving you the common name.

Scientific Name Common Name
Acoelorrhaphe wrightii paurotis palm 
Acrocomia aculeata  macaw palm 
Allagoptera arenaria  seashore palm 
Arenga engleri Formosa palm 
Attalea cohune Cohune palm 
Beaucarnea recurvata ponytail palm 
Bismarckia nobilis Bismarck palm 
Brahea armata blue hesper palm 
 Butia capitata jelly palm
Carpentaria acuminata Carpentaria palm
Caryota mitis  fishtail palm 
Caryota urens  jaggery palm 
Chamaedorea metallica metallic palm 
Chamaedorea microspadix   hardy bamboo palm
Chamaedorea radicalis  radicalis palm 
Chamaedorea seifrizii  bamboo palm 
Chamaerops humilis European fan palm 
Coccothrinax barbadensis Barbados silver palm
Cocos nucifera coconut palm 
Copernicia prunifera carnauba wax palm 
Copernicia baileyana Bailey palm
Copernicia hospita  Cuban Wax Palm 
Copernicia macroglossa  Cuban petticoat palm
Cycas circinalis queen sago 
Cycas revoluta sago palm
Dictyosperma album   hurricane palm
Dioon edule virgin palm
Dioon spinulosum  giant dioon palm
Dypsis cabadae cabada palm
Dypsis lutescens  areca palm 
Howea forsteriana kentia palm 
Hyophorbe lagenicaulis  bottle palm 
Hyophorbe verschaffeltii   spindle palm
Jubaea chilensis  Chilean wine palm 
Livistona chinensis  Chinese fan palm 
Livistona decipiens  ribbon fan palm 
Nannorrhops ritchieana  Mazari Palm
Phoenix canariensis Canary Island date palm 
Phoenix dactylifera date palm 
Phoenix reclinata  Senegal date palm
Phoenix roebelenii   miniature date palm
Phoenix rupicola  cliff date palm
Ravenala madagascariensis  traveler's palm 
Ravenea spp. Majesty (TM) Palm 
Rhapidophyllum hystrix needle palm
Rhapis excelsa  lady palm 
Rhapis humilis   slender lady palm
Roystonea regia  royal palm
Sabal mexicana  Texas palm 
Sabal causiarum Puerto Rican hat palm
Sabal domingensis  Dominican palm
Sabal etonia scrub palm
Sabal minor blue palm 
Sabal palmetto  cabbage palm 
Serenoa repens  saw palmetto palm
Syagrus romanzoffiana   queen palm
Trachycarpus fortunei   windmill palm
Veitchia merrillii  Christmas palm 
Washingtonia filifera   California fan palm
Washingtonia robusta  Washington palm 
Wodyetia bifurcata  foxtail palm 
Zamia furfuracea  Cardboard palm