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You can certainly own palm trees in the hotter territories of Mississippi. Mississippi has a moist subtropical atmosphere with short, mellow winters and long, sweltering summers. Summer is muggy with a normal July temperature of 95°F (about 35°C).


January's normal temperature is around 48 °F (around 9 °C). The state gets some snow in the northern and focal parts of the state. Mississippi gets around 27 twisters every year. Intermittent tropical storms are likewise conceivable amid the pre-fall and fall seasons.

The hottest temperature at any point recorded was 115°F (46°C) and the most reduced was – 19°F (– 28°C). Mississippi USDA zones territory from 6b to 8b. 

Palm Trees in Mississippi 

Mississippi has fundamentally the same atmosphere as the neighboring state of Alabama. You can develop palm trees in the hotter territories beginning with zone 7b and higher. You'll have to purchase cold hardy palms that can endure cold down to 5F. Remember, even cold tested, and strong palms can endure cold climate just for a brief time frame when developed enough. In the event that the cool temperatures keep going for more than a few hours, the palms can get frost damage or death. Here are some of the most prevalent palm trees that can be seen living in Mississippi: 

Needle Palm Tree – Zones 5b-11 (- 15 to - 10F)

European Fan Palm Tree – Zones 7b-11 (5 to 10 F) 

Pindo Palm Tree – Zones 7b-11 (5 to 10 F) 

Sago Palm Tree – Zones 7b-11 (5 to 10 F) 

Saw Palmetto Palm Tree – Zones 7a-11 (0 to 5 F) 

Windmill Palm Tree – Zones 7b-11 (5 to 10 F)

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