Kentia Pine Flora

Kentia Palm

Howea forsteriana

This impressive palm is identified by its slender trunk and crown of drooping fonds, capable of reaching lengths of three metres long! It is a slow-growing palm that thrives in the tropical environment of Australia and Lord Howe Island. Unfortunately, the kentia palm is considered a vulnerable species.

Distribution: Queensland and Lord Howe Island

Height: Up to 50 metres

Width: 7 metres

Season: All year round

Location at Australia Zoo: South-east Asia

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