Palm Production and Maintenance

The University of Florida - Ft. Lauderdale Research & Education Center is an internationally-recognized center for research on ornamental palms. Program efforts include: mineral nutrition, general maintenance, insect pests and diseases of palms.


Diagnostic Keys

Palm Nutrition Guide
Palm Diseases
Palm Insect Pests and Mites
Palm Species
Pruning Palms
Physiological Disorders
Normal Abnormalities of Palms
Cold Damage on Palms
Palm Morphology and Anatomy
Palm Seed Germination

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Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is a leading center of palm research.


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FDACS Division of Plant Industry