Cabbage tree palm (Livistona australis)


  • Part shade
  • Height to 30m
  • Very hardy

The Cabbage tree palm or Livistona australis is a native Australian palm which ranges along the east coast from northern Queensland to Southern Victoria.

It is a large palm growing up to 30m in height and a 30cm trunk in diameter.

Cabbage tree palm / Livistona australis have green glossy leaves with little spikes going down frond.

The cabbage tree palm thrives in a part shade position but still can grow in full sun. It prefers moist, organically-rich soils or well drained soil. It is also salt, frost and  wind tolerant meaning it can handle coastal conditions.


250mm Pot – $45

400mm Pot – $220

45 Litre Bag – $299

100 Litre Bag – $399

Advanced examples available