Can Queen Palm Roots Damage a Brick Wall?

A Queen Palm (Syagrus romanzoffiana) has a shallow and weak root system, which should not damage a brick wall. Tall Queen Palms are prone to fall over during high winds.

Keywords: Queen Palm, Queen Palm roots, palm root damage

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Melody Lee worked as a newspaper reporter, copywriter and editor for 5 years. In addition, she has edited magazine articles and books. Lee holds a degree in landscape design and is a Florida master gardener. She has more than 25 years of gardening experience, which includes working at nurseries and greenhouses.