Other Palms Growing in Australia



Here is a selection of other palms growing in Australia. Each link displays a graphic of the species listed. I have listed the location of each plant in brackets( ). Most of these locations are on the east coast of Australia, from Cape York Peninsular (Lat 15S) to Sydney (Lat 34S). Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens is located in Brisbane. Mullumbimby is located on the far north coast of New South Wales at Lat 29S. The Sunshine Coast is north of Brisbane at Lat 26S. Some of these may be up to 140K in size, so please be patient...This page will be constantly updated, so keep it bookmarked...Last updated July 10, 2001


Archontophoenix alexandrae - Alexandra Palm (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Archontophoenix cunninghamiana - Bangalow Palm (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Archontophoenix myolensis (Myola)
Archontophoenix purpurea (Mt Lewis)
Areca vestiaria (Brisbane)
Asterogyne martiana (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Astrocaryum murumuru (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Beccariophoenix madagascariensis - Large plant (Caboolture - Nth Brisbane)
Bismarckia nobilis - Bismarck Palm(Various photos)
Borassodendron machadonis
Borassus flabellifer - Palmyra Palm
Burretiokentia hapala - young plants (Sydney Botanical Gardens)
Calamus species (various)- Rattan Palms (Nth Queensland)
Calyptrocalyx polyphyllus (Nth Queensland)
Carpentaria acuminata - Carpy (Gold Coast)
Carpoxylon macrospermum (Mossman)
Caryota cumingii - Fishtail Palm(Rockhampton Botanical Gardens)
Caryota gigas -Young plant (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Caryota maxima -Fishtail Palm(Gold Coast Suburbs)
Caryota rumphiana - Fishtail Palm (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Chambeyronia macrocarpa - Red Leaf Palm (Gold Coast)
Cocos nucifera - Coconut Palm (Various)
Copernicia baileyana
Copernicia gigas (Brisbane)
Copernicia macroglossa - Cuban Petticoat Palm (Cape Tribulation)
Corypha umbraculifera - Talipot Palm (Babinda)
Corypha utan (Lakefield NP)
Cryosophila sp. - Rootspine Palm (Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens)
Cyrtostachys renda - Sealing Wax Palm (Townsville)
Cyphophoenix nucele (Sydney)
Cyphosperma balansae (Sydney Botanical Gardens)
Dictyosperma album - Princess Palm (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Dypsis-baronii (Brisbane)
Dypsis ceracea (Babinda)
Dypsis decipiens with white crownshaft (Caboolture - Nth Brisbane)
Dypsis Highland Redneck (Cairns)
Dypsis Leptocheilos - Teddy Bear Palms (Rockhampton Botanical Gardens)
Dypsis Hybrid - Various photos (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Dypsis decaryi - A Row of Triangles (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Dypsis lanceolata (Mossman)
Dypsis lastelliana - Redneck Palm (Big Red Form) (Cairns)
Dypsis madagascariensis var. lucubensis (single trunk form) (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Dypsis sanctaemarie (Mossman)
Euterpe Edulis - Assai Palm (Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens)
Gronophyllum pinangoides - young plant (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Gulubia costata (Cape Tribulation)
Heterospathe woodfordiana (Babinda)
Hyophorbe lagenicaulis - Bottle Palms (Rockhampton Botanical Gardens)
Johanneteijsmannia magnifica - Silver Joey (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Jubaeopsis caffra (Sydney Botanical Gardens)
Jubaea chilensis - Chilean Wine Palm (Sydney Botanical Gardens)
Latania lontaroides - Red Latan Palm (Mullumbimby)
Latania verschafeltii - Yellow Latan Palm (Mullumbimby)
Lemurophoenix halleuxii - Red Lemur Palm (Cape Tribulation)
Licuala sp and friends (Cape Tribulation)
Licuala Spinosa (Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens)
Linospadix apetiolata (Mt Lewis)
Linospadix monostachya - Walking Stick Palm (Gold Coast Hinterland)
Livistona alfredii (Brisbane)
Livistona australis - Cabbage Palm (Sydney)
Livistona chinensis with multiple heads (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Livistona sp. 'Cooktown' (Cooktown)
Livistona drudei (Townsville)
Livistona decipiens - Ribbon Fan Palm (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Livistona drudei (Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens)
Livistona fulva - Blackdown Tableland Palm (Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens)
Livistona inermis (Katherine Gorge, Northern Territory)
Livistona lanuginosa (Cape River) (Burdekin Dam)
Livistona mariae (Townsville)
Livistona muelleri (Lakefield NP)
Livistona rotundifolia - Footstool Palm (Cape Tribulation)
Marojejya darianii (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Mauritia flexuosa (Babinda)
Normanbya normanbyi - Black Palm (Mt Coot-tha)
Oraniopsis appendiculata (Mt Lewis)
Pigafetta elata - Wanga Palm (Sunshine Coast Hinterland)
Pigafetta filaris (Nth Queensland)
Ptychococcus lepidotus (Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens)
Ravenea rivularis (Gold Coast)
Roystonea oleracea - Carribean Royal Palms (Rockhampton Botanical Gardens)
Satakentia liukiensis (Brisbane)
Siphokentia beguinii (Cape Tribulation)
Syagrus amara (Townsville)
Syagrus sancona (Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens)
Trachycarpus martianus (Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens)
Trithrinax acanthocoma (Sydney Botanical Gardens)
Young Veitchia arecina (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Washingtonia filifera X robusta - A hybrid Cotton Palm - "filibusta" (Gold Coast Suburbs)
Wodyetia bifurcata - Foxtail Palm (Gold Coast)
Foxtail x Veitchia Hybrid - Foxy Lady (Babinda)


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