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Coconut Palm

Cocos nucifera Linn

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-t- Root Rocket™ Fertilizer
Root Rocket™ Transplant Fertilizer

2oz. Packet

Get your new plants off to the right start by using Root Rocket™ Transplant.

This soil amendment contains 16 strains of mycorrhizal fungi, biostimulants, beneficial bacteria and Horta-Sorb® water management gel.

Simply sprinkle the product into the planting hole adjacent to the root ball when planting.

The organisms will start to work right away supplying the roots with much needed nutrition.

The specially formulated Horta-Sorb® will reduce transplant stress and aid in water retention.

APPLICATION:
1 packet per plant

Root Rocket Fertilizer
$4.95
-t- Planting Mix
Coconut Palm Planting Mix

Helps your Coconut Palm get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Here's how:

Beneficial Bacteria... It's like a Probiotic for your tree... creating an explosion of fine hair roots that vastly improves nutrient and water uptake.

Coarse Organic Compost... loosens and improves all types of soils while promoting proper pH levels. You get better drainage and moisture retention.

Microbial Fertilizers... including Sea Kelp, Yucca, and 100 other elements proven to gently feed your tree without burning the roots.

Use 1 bag of Planting Mix for each plant ordered.


Soil Contents
$6.95

Growing Zones: 4-8 patio / 9-11 outdoors
(hardy down to 30℉)



Growing Zones 9-11 outdoors
You are in Growing Zone: 6

Mature Height:

20-30 ft.

Mature Width:

5-10 ft.

Sunlight:

Full-Partial

Growth Rate:

Slow

Botanical Name:

Cocos nucifera Linn

Does Not Ship To:

AZ

Delicious Coconuts, Home-Grown

Large, savory coconuts make the Coconut Palm one of the most popular varieties in the world. Plus, they'll grow outdoors as well as they do inside a container, making it possible to grow your own coconuts, even if you live up North.

You can place your Coconut Palm outside on warm, sunny days, and bring it indoors during the colder months. Before you know it, you'll have tons of large coconuts with soft, creamy flesh and rich coconut milk.

Best of all, coconuts are a super fruit. Their water contains more electrolytes than any other liquid, and their flesh contains high amounts of iron, potassium, zinc, antioxidants protein and more to keep the body healthy and energized.

When you grow your own coconuts at home, you’ll save time and money and have a fresh, healthful snack, right in your backyard. A snack that’s delicious when eaten raw or added to your favorite recipes.

Coconut Palms arrive growing out of a coconut, which sits on top of their container for a unique, tropical look. Eventually, they grow into a mature palm with beautiful, ringed gray bark and a large crown filled with fronds that are covered with bright green leaflets.

And because they grow to about 3 to 4 feet tall in a container, they will fit perfectly inside your home, on your porch or patio. When they're planted outdoors in growing zones 9 through 11, they can grow up to 50 feet tall, transforming your landscape into a tropical paradise.

Even better? Creamy yellow blooms and new green coconuts that ripen to a shade of brown when they’re ready to be harvested. 

Coconut Palms are tough, low-maintenance trees that have a high heat and drought tolerance and wind resistance. Good looks and essential strength? Check. They will also grow indoors without making a fuss in low-light conditions. All you have to do is plant your tree and enjoy your fresh coconuts. Order a few of your own today!



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Customer Reviews

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Happy with this tree
It came in very good condition it hasn’t shown any signs of growth but neither has it shown any signs it isn’t going downhill
November 24, 2018
Purchased
2 months ago
Growing Zone:
8
Impressed !
I was very impressed when my coconut palm arrived. It was very nice and well packaged with plenty of water in the soil for the way!
November 14, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago
Coconuts
Great size ,looking good love it will be checking out other tree later... Hopefully it will stay growing and looking good..
October 29, 2018
Purchased
2 months ago
Growing Zone:
9
Coconut palm died within two months of receiving it.
Died within two months of receiving it. I am pretty good at growing plants proficiantly, but this particular palm did not survive even in a hot humid climate like Houston. I read the instructions thoroughly, I did not fertilize the plant. However I think there may have been root tearage during transportation. very disappointed. And it was a very costly plant.

Don Anderson
Houston, TX
August 16, 2018
Purchased
10 months ago
Growing Zone:
9
Coco
I was worried about the 5-day trip that it took to get my Coconut Palm...I didn't know how it would handle the box and movement. Upon its arrival, I noted that the tree appeared healthy and had endured the traveling. I could tell it had been thoroughly watered before the trip because the soil was still moist.

It's been over one month, now, and my tree is lovely, thriving and a joy to look at. We've named her "Coco," respectfully.

Very satisfied with my tree and the service.
June 8, 2018
Purchased
7 months ago
Healthy But small
I ordered 2 coconut palms. I had previously purchased 2 coconut palms 2-3 ft. They arrived healthy and I planted them . They are now 5 and 7 after 18 months. The recent purchase arrived healthy but were small . One wasn't even 2 ft and the other was barely 28 in. I was upset because they were so small. I will order more and hope they arrive within the ht of 2-3 ft,
April 25, 2018
Purchased
7 months ago
Amazing service and attention to detail...
I received a quick email and tracking number along with all the details I would need to care for my new trees. Extremely professional company, they are on top of the game! Trees arrived exactly on time and packaged with a ton of TLC, looked great upon opening and have thrived and are looking great!

This is the only company I will order from moving forward!
July 31, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Growing Zone:
5
cocnut palm
not sure on this one it looks really rough
July 23, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Tree looking real healthy and strong. Growing really really nice into the second year in a fairly large container. Not sure it it will actually produce though.
July 20, 2017
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Growing Zone:
7
so far so good
They arrived in really good shape, I planted them, time will tell the rest.
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July 14, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Growing Zone:
9

Planting & Care



It's Easy to Plant & Care for Your Coconut Palm


Coconut Palm Planting Diretions

The Coconut Palm tree is a producer of large, savory coconuts making it one of the more popular palms out there. This variety known as “Cocos nucifera Linn” performs best in USDA growing zones 4-8 on the patio (or potted) and 9-11 in the ground in full to partial sun. Coconut palms are slow growers, maturing to a height of 20-30 feet tall and 5-10 feet in width.If planning to keep the tree containerized, periodic re-potting will be necessary.

Planting Directions (in the ground): Keep the tree’s mature height in mind when you are scouting your planting site.

1) Dig your hole 2-3 times the width and slightly shallower than the root ball.
2) Loosen the soil, in and around the hole so the roots can easily break through.
3) Use your fingers to separate the roots of your Coconut palm and gently position downward in the hole. The top of the root flare (where the roots end and the trunk begins) should be about an inch above the surrounding soil.
4) Hold the tree straight as you begin to backfill the site, tamping down the soil as you go.
5) When finished, apply water to settle the soil and remove any air pockets.

Planting Directions (potted):
1) Choose a container that is 1-2 times larger than the pot that the plant initially arrived in.
2) Use a quality acidic potting medium such as a palm or citrus mix.
3) Partially fill the container part way, position the palm and fill the remainder leaving a slight space from the rim of the pot.
4) Choose a location on the patio, backyard, or front/side of the house providing it will receive full to partial sun.
5) Water until it begins to flow through the bottom drainage holes, keep the soil slightly moist but not saturated.
6) If bringing indoors during the winter, keep by a sunny window and water as needed. Avoid exposure to both drafts and heat from a window or vent.

Watering (in the ground): Palm trees are drought tolerant once established, but will require frequent watering as they establish. Allowing the soil to dry out will weaken the root system of the palm tree. Only allow the soil to dry 1-2 inches down before watering again. The frequency will depend on the climate and how much rain you receiving.

Watering (potted): Stick you finger into the potting soil down to a depth of 2 inches and feel around for any moisture. If the soil is drying out, go ahead and water until you see it escaping the drainage holes and then stop. If there is still moisture present, leave it be until it dries a bit more.

Pruning: Palms do not need much pruning except to remove damaged fronds. Be careful not to pull off any dead or damaged fronds as that can leave a wound behind. Always remove any damaged fronds by pruning them off with a sharp pair of sterilized pruners.

Mulch: To help enrich the soil and reduce growth competition from weeds, apply a heavy mulch around the trunk, using wood chips, cypress bark or lawn clippings. This will also help to reduce water consumption. Avoid letting the mulch touch the trunk as this can promote rot and/or fungus.

Fertilizing: Nutrients are vital for palm trees to thrive. The sandy, well draining soils they prefer have a tendency for nutrients to leach away quickly. You can apply palm fertilizers that contain specific nutrients best suited for palms. The slow release of these nutrients will provide consistent, targeted feeding to help your tree grow strong and healthy. If you prefer, you can use a balanced fertilizer such as an 8-8-8 formula for quicker growth in spring and summer. To avoid yellowing and maintain a healthy shade of green coloring, feed your tree a few spoons full of Epsom salt or a fertilizer that contains nutrients like manganese which will prevent the yellowing and shriveling of the fronds.

Planting & Care

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I think my home country Vietnam would be in the back yard of my house in USA!
Nga N on Nov 13, 2018
excellent price,
cayetano b on Sep 9, 2018
I think my home country Vietnam would be in the back yard of my house in USA!
Nga N on Nov 13, 2018
We've gotten into using coconut oil for everything. I lived in Thailand for awhile and love coconut based food. I'm excited to have a tree and can't wait for it to bear fruit one day.
Heather R on Oct 20, 2018
excellent price,
cayetano b on Sep 9, 2018
love them
Maria S on Jul 19, 2018
cold hardy
Shannon R on Apr 20, 2018
I use coconut oil several times a day, I want to grow my own and enjoy the many health benefits of the water and flesh!
Toni W on Apr 15, 2018
Beautiful tree
Linda N on Mar 24, 2018
Coconut is my number one fruit juice drink.
Joel C on Jul 15, 2017
Did not work out for me...died!
Reneth O on Jul 1, 2017
Wanted to establish a nice tropical look in the garden, and I am in love with the Coconut Palm.
Gary M on Jun 20, 2017
Love coconuts
Maria S on Jun 11, 2017
i like to see the coconut and love to drink coconut juice
phuc n on May 22, 2017
Love the tree and coconuts. Hope I get lots.
Mary Webb on May 20, 2017
Ordered it for a birthday present for my husband. It will be living in our solarium.
Margaretha B on May 19, 2017
I chose this item, not the recipients. These coconut palms are to give them something to watch develop in the yard of their new home, having just moved from the Rockies to Central Florida.
Thomas Q on May 14, 2017
so my mom has a little slice of paradise in her living room
jonathan s on May 10, 2017
I'm trying to grow coconut palms in SoCal. Help! I'm a director and producer id love to make coconut palms a reality for people here
Scott S on May 10, 2017
Ive always wanted to own one it looks so awesome.
victor z on May 1, 2017
I love how the coconut palm embodies the look and feel of the tropics!
Jenn S on Apr 30, 2017
fruit
Edwin F on Apr 26, 2017
because it can be grown in a container on my patio
Cathie G on Nov 30, 2016
Beautiful palm tree
Guadalupe L on Oct 9, 2016
I love to eat good heathy fruit, but it takes so etime togrow !!!
Heidrun U. B on Sep 22, 2016
I am into healthy foods, and I know that the palm trees will add to the value of my property as they will create a great view from far away.
Velma R on Aug 23, 2016
I have lots of land on the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula and love them there. Here in up state ny I built a 50 by 100' sun room over my pool so I thought I'd bring a little paradise home with me!
Patrick F on Aug 22, 2016
Who doesn't love coconuts?!
Jason S on Aug 15, 2016
Love palm trees, want to see if I can grow coconuts
Michael W on Aug 14, 2016
I have been wanted to build a (log pole) patio in my back yard, and I also had been purchased a lot of different kind of tropical fruit trees on line. And it's time for me to add these 2 coconut palm trees to bring out the paradise look. Hopefully I can retire here in California, and I don't have to buy land in Hawaii to live my retiring dream.
Thuy D on Aug 8, 2016
Because I live in St Louis Missouri and they could be planted in containers and brought in and out during summer and winter months
Beamer on Jul 9, 2016
Because of their elegant look
daniel b on Jul 4, 2016
I like tropical plants that not only serve as beautiful landscaping but as a food source
Jennifer G on Jul 1, 2016
I chose this to see if I can actually grow it.
Brandon B on Jun 11, 2016
We've gotten into using coconut oil for everything. I lived in Thailand for awhile and love coconut based food. I'm excited to have a tree and can't wait for it to bear fruit one day.
Heather R on Oct 20, 2018
love them
Maria S on Jul 19, 2018
How long will it take to grow fruit once it is planted?
Howard G on Apr 2, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Read an article it says 6-10 years before it gets fruit also won't get fruit if grow in a pot
How soon a coconut will give coconut?
djeanj on May 6, 2016
BEST ANSWER: It can take 6-10 years to produce.
How do you plant coconut palm in a pot. Do you leave the coconut shell above the ground?
Beamer on Jul 14, 2016
BEST ANSWER: What I have found is that you need to use a pot larger than what you might think is sufficient. The roots will grow quickly. I planted mine with about 1/4 of the seed exposed. Use good soil in a pot that drains well. If the seed stays too wet, it will rot. I hope that this helps.
Does this need another to pollinate?
Kevin K on May 7, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The flowers of the coconut palm are polygamomonoecious, with both male and female flowers in the same inflorescence.

Flowering occurs continuously, with female flowers producing seeds.

Coconut palms are believed to be largely cross-pollinated, although some dwarf varieties are self-pollinating.

Coconut flowers are huge in numbers but female flowers are very Small in numbers.

They are always at the base and only from them the coconut fruits develop.These flowers are easy to identify because of their large size and spherical shape. Got it from yahoo awnsers
If your coconout grows a baby, can you safely remove it and pot it separately?
Kathy L.
Kathy L on Jul 26, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes, be sure to soak the coconut in water for 2-3 days before planting.
Are these deer resistant?
Kimba on May 18, 2017
BEST ANSWER: can not really say because I have Great Pyrenees guardian dogss for livestock protection and THEY make everything deer resistant in my gardens.
Will it grow in pecos Texas?
really want its fruits
JOVITO C on Jul 29, 2016
BEST ANSWER: The outdoor growing zones are 8-11. Click the link to look up what growing zone you are in.
http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/USDA-Plant-Hardiness-Zone-Map.htm For zones 4-7 you would need to bring indoors in the winter
Can this coconut tree grow in Norther California? said zone 9 on the zone areas map you have here.
stonelor l on Apr 17, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Not outside. If temps drop below 30 every winter, or even most winters, forget it or it will need protection. They generally don't last in SoCal unless you're in an unusually warm microclimate. South Florida and Hawaii are pretty much the only places suitable. Maybe the southern tip of Texas.
Eugene Oregon will this grow ok outside in soil??? Not in a pot...
Laurie Oregon on Jun 9, 2017
BEST ANSWER: It grows ok in a pot. Have mine for a yr now and looks healthy. I am concern that it will out grow the pot. I planned to put it in a. Offer put in the next few weeks. However, in terms of fruiting - I don't see it producing. I believe a coconut palm needs to be mature and big enough to bear fruit. Folks say that it would bear but I struggle to see how that will be a reality. In the meantime, I am enjoying the lush green branches.
Do you need more than one coconut ?? to get coconuts?
Dale D on Sep 25, 2016
BEST ANSWER: NO just one tree is fine,unless you want more trees to make your yard look more attractive. Sent
Do you have to plant 2 or more to get it to bear fruit?
Becky on May 22, 2017
BEST ANSWER: You only need one. Just remember coconut palms are very cold sensitive. If you live in an area that gets cold, your coconut plant will need to come inside for the winter. Make sure you have supplemental light and keep it away from drafts. In the summer, grow it outdoors and make sure you place it in a very sunny and warm spot.
Can a coconut palm grow and live in North East Alabama?
Darlene M on Apr 2, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The outdoor growing zones are 9-11. Click the link to look up what growing zone you are in.
http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/USDA-Plant-Hardiness-Zone-Map.htm

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