A picture of a Elaeis guineensis

Elaeis guineensis

Elaeis guineensis

Elaeis guineensis - Fruit and Spice Park - Homestead, Florida - DSC09011 by Daderot (CC0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering

Expected size

Height
Spread

18m

Max

9m

10m

Min

5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Elaeis guineensis

Elaeis guineensis Overview

This species of upright palm will produce strap-shaped medium green leaves. The flowers are produced in panicles of yellow large blooms in the summer. The female palms will develop round bunches of fruits.

Common problems with Elaeis guineensis

How to propagate Elaeis guineensis

Seed

You will need to soak the seeds for 7 days then sow them in the spring.