Cocos nucifera 'Maypan' 1
Cocos nucifera 'Maypan' 1

Cocos nucifera ‘Maypan'
(Coconut Palm)
USDA Zone: 10B – 11
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Origin: Jamaica
Type: Large Palm

Typical Height: 40’-60’
(12.0-18.0mts)
Typical Spread: 15'-25'
(4.6-7.6mts)

Growth: Medium
Drought Tolerance: High
Salt Tolerance: High
Wind Tolerance: Moderate
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: White
Flowering Season: Year round
Flower Feature: Insignificant
Light Needs: High
Nutritional Needs: Medium
Human Hazards: None
Family: Arecacea / Palmae
Propagation: Seeds
Leaf Type: Pinnately compound
Texture: Coarse to medium
Environmental Issues: None

Typical sizes at the nursery:
3G (3'OA)
5G (4'OA)
15G (6'-10'OA)
25G (10'-12'OA)
45G (12'-14'OA)
FG (8'-35' OA)
(2.4-10.6mts)

Typical planting distance:
15'-20' O.C.
(4.6-6.0mts)

Common Uses: Residence; Parks; Seaside; Shade tree; Edible fruit
Category: Large Palm

Notes: 'Maypan' is a hybrid between 'Malayan Dwarf' and 'Panama Tall'

+ In this Photo:
Cocos nucifera ‘Maypan'
(Coconut Palm)
20' OA Height,
7' GW, 22' Canopy,
10" DBH, 20' O.C.
6'x6' Cast metal tree grate

Chrysobalanus icaco 'Red Tip' 
(Red Tip Cocoplum)
2' Height

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
June 2013
Pompano Beach
Florida USA

Sources:
Betrock’s
Reference Guide to
Florida Landscape Plants

Landscape Plants for South Florida
A manual for gardeners, landscapers and homeowners.

Betrock’s
Plant Finder

Internet Sources:
http://www.palmco.com/maypan-coconut-palm.html

http://www.palmpedia.net/wiki/Cocos_nucifera_%27Maypan%27

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/187515/