Florida Silverpalm (Coccothrinax argentata)
Description Destroyed by Hurricane Irma, 2017. Originally nominated by Clifford Shaw & George Avery. Lost some crown size, probably due to hurricane. Photograph by Micah Pace. Mark Torok pictured with the tree. Larger image on CD. Updated 9/17/2013
Location Monroe, FL
This champion Florida Silverpalm of Florida made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in , as it is the largest known tree of its species in the country. By recognizing these champions, we recognize the beauty and critical ecosystem services provided by our biggest and oldest trees.
|Nominated by||Monay Markey|
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