The viability of palm seeds depends on their age, cleaning and storage process, as well as the variety of palm. Depending upon these factors, seeds can remain viable from weeks to years, especially if properly stored. Clean off the fleshy covering and either plant immediately or store in a plastic bag at 65 to 75 degrees F, advises Floridata.
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