Archontophoenix purpurea (Purple King Palm)
This beautiful Archontophoenix is rarely seen in Melbourne, but has the cold hardiness to grow here very successfully. It is a smaller, slower growing species with a stunning purple crownshaft, closely ringed trunk and silver undersides to its fronds.
For part to full shade positions, protected from frosts and strong winds. Keep soil moist during periods of hot, dry weather.
250mm – $79
300mm – $120
400mm – $260