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Royals (Roystonea regia) and Kentia (Howea forsteriana) Palms

Royals (Roystonea regia) and Kentia (Howea forsteriana) Palms  (Roystonea regia; Howea fosteriana)

These palms were soaking up the very warm weather in Balboa Park, San Diego, CA. on March 11, 2013.

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What do you think of the Royals being tried in the bay area?
I would think they could do well. I just need to try one.

9 Sep, 2014


I know of a rather large R. boriquena growing there. However, they're very, very difficult to grow in the Bay Area. They tend to rot or get bacterial diseases in winter.

11 Sep, 2014

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This photo is of species Roystonea regia; Howea fosteriana.

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