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Mexican palmetto
Sabal mexicana

Location: Roberts @ Howe
District: Irvington
Native to: N. America
Tree type: palm
Leaf retention: evergreen

Comments: Fan palm native to coastal Mexico (Gulf and Pacific), south to El Salvador, and north to Texas. Large fan palms with fans up to 15' in length, leaf stem is completely thorn-free. Trunk and leaf bases similar to Robusta Palm, and tree is not self pruning.

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