Thrinax excelsa

Synonymy: Thrinax rex Distribution: Jamaica
Common names: Jamaican thatch palm, broad thatch, silver thatch, John Crow thatch palm Conservation status: Unknown

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Adult

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Seedling

The biggest leaves of any Thrinax are to be found on this attractive palm. It requires bright indirect light,
and well drained soil. A bright conservatory would suit it best, where it will grow into the most attractive
specimen.

Top photo courtesy and copyright 1998, Alix & Magdeleine Hoareau, ParcAPalm. Bottom photo copyright 1998, Jody Haynes.

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