Coccothrinax argentata (Jacq.) L.H.Bailey
  • Gentes Herb.
  • Silver palm

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Coccothrinax argentata (Jacq.) L.H.Bailey. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 02 Apr 2020'

General Information

Stems generally solitary, 0--3 m, occasionally with vegetative sprouts forming on trunk. Leaves less than 1 m wide; segments silvery abaxially, stiff or lax. Inflorescences compact, not exceeding leaves; rachillae stiff; pedicels conspicuous. Fruits dark purple-black, globose, 6.5--12 mm diam. 2n = 36.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora of North America @
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    Other Local Names

    Silver palm

     Information From

    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora of North America @
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Flora of North America Association
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Global Tree Assessment
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • D Botanic Gardens Conservation International