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10 Live Silver Date Palm Tree P sylvestris Cold Hardy

Price: $7.99

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Phoenix sylvestris




Phoenix sylvestris



Silver Date Palm

Native to India


Phoenix sylvestris 
The Silver Date Palm is a popular palm species here in Hawaii.

live seedlings about 2-7 inches tall
 picture by 7_Heads

photo of  multiple seedling items


Silver Date Palm


    You are bidding on * live bare root seedlings with vigorous root systems about 6-12+ inches tall with 1-2 leaves born and grown in Hawaii.



These palms are less than 1 year old. The petioles (leaf stems) and the leaves are a glossy green.  

Ready to be put in a 1 gallon container. 

Healthy & Fresh

Phoenix sylvestris picture by 7_Heads



      This attractive tall, slender palm with recurving, plumose, glaucouse fronds, is noted for its leaf bases on the trunk, typically has a swollen base. Although able to reach 80 feet in height, the Silver Date Palm is most often seen 25 to 50 feet in height with  a variable spread. The four foot long, bright orange flower stalks hang below the crownshaft throughout the year. These blooms give way to bright yellow, showy sprays of inch long fruits which ripen year round.



Slender tall solitary palm tree

Inflorescence: Branched, born below the crownshaft.

Recurving, plumose, glaucouse fronds.

Salt Tolerance: Good

Frost & drought tolerance

Uses: suitable for awesome specimen.

Height: 25 to 65 feet, Fast grower

USDA hardiness zones: 9 through 11

Cold Hardiness: 30-32ºs F

     The Silver Date Palm is a popular palm species here in Hawaii. 

               It is suitable for most sub-tropical and tropical climates and reasonably cold-hardy to the high 20's.

        Fast becoming one of the most popular landscaping palms in the tropics and sub-tropics. It is an extremely hardy palm, being able to take full sun from a very early age, drought tolerant, wind tolerant, and frost tolerant as well.

       This plant is in high demand for landscaping in tropical and sub-tropical areas.

Silver Date Palm prefers full sun but will tolerate partial shade on any well-drained soil.

The Silver Date Palm is very fast-growing, and appears adaptable to a broad range of soil conditions.


   The Silver Date Palm is very fast-growing, and appears adaptable to a broad range of soil conditions. The Silver Date Palm prefers full sun, moist, but well drained position.

Common Names:
Silver Date Palm
Sugar Date Palm

Phoenix sylvestris 
Silver Date Palm prefers full sun, moist, but well drained position.


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All good things take time, so I grow my plants and rare palms in my ebay store.

Much more to check out or just get a little education on in my store.




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      We ship via USPS Mondays-Wednesday with Delivery confirmation.

            All live plants are Inspected By USDA Plant Inspectors before they are shipped to insure you get healthy pest free plants and seeds.

   All live plants are shipped bare-root wrapped in moist sphagnum moss to ensure the plant’s healthy transit to you.



         We can ship live plants to the US only. Only Domestic Shipping and Handling includes USDA Certification.

We ship Seeds Internationally.

  All International shipments are at Buyer's Risk. Please spend no more more than you can lose!

     Proper Permits and Documents are the BUYER's responsibility. Please request any documents prior to shipping.

         For foreign customers, please check your laws concerning permitting and customs, additional shipping and handling costs may apply.

         The additional charge for any Phytosanitary Certificate is not included in this offer.

   INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING ON LIVE PLANTS is available only under these conditions!

      All international orders are shipped at the BUYER's RISK  (shipped with or without documents) and no refunds or replacements are offered for Dead On Arrival, loss, confiscation, Customs Seizure, unanticipated charges, etc.


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            We accept online payments only through PayPal, Cash payments are only acceptable for in-person payments and cash-on-delivery (COD). Cash payment can not be sent through the mail.

      Please only one Paypal payment. SO THE COMBINED SHIPPING RULE WILL CAN BE USED. Multiple paypal payments are NOT eligible for discounts.

        We will ship once a week - ON or BEFORE WEDNESDAYS, because of the special stamps needed to ship plants and cuttings to you.  This can only be done at the Dept. of Agriculture.  If payments are not met before that MONDAY, your items will be shipped the following week and lose the combined discount opportunity.

         Non-paying bidders may receive negative feedback and will be reported as an unpaid item to eBay.



INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING is not included in this offer.  


        We will combine shipping for auctions won on the same week paid with same paypal payment.

   This policy is good for all items bought and paid for in the week ending MONDAY.

Payment must be received within 7 days of the auction ending.

Combined Discounts Won Auctions

     For 2-3 winning auctions, the combined discount is 10% of the total Shipping and Handling charges. For 4-7 winning auctions, the combined discount is 20% of the total Shipping and Handling charges. For 7+ winning auctions, the combined discount is 30% of the total Shipping and Handling charges.

         As each order is packed and prepared separately you will pay the quoted S/H charges individually per item. If you buy the same species in that item it does calculate out the discount (i.e.: additional item $3.61). My stores' combined shipping is built in for same items rather than a varied selection. Includes postage, USDA certification and inspection, proper packing and delivery to Airport for prompt delivery. I can’t really change any of these. If you want one of this and one of that, it gets hard to discount much as each different species requires it's own prep & packing, then at USDA each has to be unwrapped and inspected then repacked. USDA requires me to clean and prepare every last piece before we drive them to the Inspection Station on the other side of the island. It takes my wife and I, a day to pack items and get ready to ship. The whole next day we drive around the island and get inspected (2-3 hours), then drive to the Airport Post Office to drop off. It takes the same work with the same type item if you can understand.


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Rare Palm Seeds

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Fresh Highest Quality

         Seller warrants seed to be of the variety and quantity advertised. Safe delivery is guaranteed and seeds lost or damaged during shipment will be replaced at seller's expense. Claims must be made within 7 days of shipment. All other replacements, refunds, returns and exchanges will be made at the sole discretion of the seller.

  Seed is a live product which depends on many important related grower skills such as proper planting time, seed depth, type of soil, irrigation, proper use of fertilizers, weed controls, fungicides, insecticides, disease free soil, and reasonable weather conditions during the growing period. Germination is affected by such factors as temperature, moisture content, light intensity and contamination of planting media. These factors are totally out of the seller's control and are the buyer's responsibility and risk. Consequentially, the seller cannot unconditionally guarantee seed to perform properly regardless of conditions or the buyer's methods or mistakes.

I do not accept returns

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