Mediterranean Fan Palm

Chamaerops humilis

The Mediterranean Fan palm is one of the hardiest of all palms and has survived at 6F. The multi-trunk Mediterranean palm, although it has varied landscape uses as a mature tree, can stand alone as an absolutely picturesque architectural specimen.

Sub-Family: Coryphoideae
Origin: Mediterranean
Growth Rate: Slow- Moderate
Height: 15'-20'
Hardiness: 8F
Zones: 4-24 Western, 8-11 USDA
Landscape Value: Tropical accent, tub specimen, impenetrable hedge,
and courtyard specimen
Identifying Characteristics
Habit: Clustering, canopy of 15-30 leaves
Leaf Size: 3" in diameter
Leaf Type: Palmate
Foliage Color: Green, blue-green or silvery green
Trunk: Cover with dense brown fiber
Petiole: 3-5' long; armed with yellow-orange teeth
Flower Color: Male: Yellow, Female: Yellow-green
Fruit Color: Yellow, orange, brown
Propagation: Seed germination in 2-3 months
Gender: Separate male and female plants

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