Rio Grande Palmetto (Sabal mexicana)
Rio Grande Palmetto Species Description
This species is native to North America north of Mexico.
Allergenicity: Rio Grande Palmetto (Sabal mexicana) is a mild allergen.
Pollination: Occurs in following seasons depending on latitude and elevation: Spring to Summer.
Angiosperm - Flowering Monocot: Plants in this group have one embryonic leave (single cotyledon). This group include the grasses, lilies, orchids and palms.
Tree: A large plant, not exactly defined, but typically over four meters in height, a single trunk which grows in girth with age and branches (which also grow in circumference with age).
Perennial: Living for many years.
Woody Stem: Non-herbaceous. Lignified.
Evergreen: Retaining leaves throughout the year including changing seasons.
Rio Grande Palmetto Species Usage
More Rio Grande Palmetto (Sabal mexicana) imagesby Jessie M. Harris from BONAP