Do Coconuts Grow in Florida?
Nicknamed “The Sunshine State,” coconut palms thrive throughout most tropical and subtropical areas of sunny Florida. The palm tree not only adds a lush, tropical feel to landscapes, but also offers the added bonus of producing coconut fruits. Gardeners in the state have choices in tall to dwarf varieties, with all producing a large crop of coconuts yearly. Depending on where in the state you live, you can successfully grow a coconut palm.