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n. - American dwarf fan palms.

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  • Ficus spp. and Plumeria spp., and palms Thrinax spp. and Sabal spp ..
  • The palm Sabal jamaiciencis, which is known in Jamaica as 'big thatch', comes from a genus of palms known as 'fan palms'.
  • Endemic trees include: Bermuda cedar (Juniperus bermudiana), Bermuda palmetto (Sabal bermudana), and Bermuda olivewood (Elaeodendron laneanum).
  • Tolerant of salt spray, dry sandy soils, or saturated conditions, cabbage palms (Sabal palmetto) are uniquely adapted to the coastal environment. for more
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