Of All The Trees Auburndale, Florida Could Have Chosen, Why The Palm Tree? Plant life grows uninhibited in Central Florida’s sub-tropical climate and excessive sunlight. Of all the trees Auburndale, Florida could have chosen… Why the palm tree? When you understand this, you’ll understand much more. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.