European fan palm (Chamaerops humilis)
- Full sun
- Part shade
- Very hardy
- Well drained soil
The European fan palm has become very popular due to its cold hardiness and for it’s toleration against wind. The European fan palm grows in multiple trunk clumps. Growing from the base sucklings, give this palm a shrubby look. Trunks are covered in leaf bases and brown fibres that can reach over 20cm in diameter.
It is a slow growing palm taking it 10-15 years to reach a height of 2.5m. It has triangular, fan shaped, leaves range from bluish- green to silvery grey. Leaves grow outward then upward. Stems are covered with sharp thorns so you need to be careful while pruning them. It also produces small yellow flowers, followed by green fruits that turn brown when ripe (Fruits are not edible).
300mm pot – $145
45Ltr bag- $229.00