Type of Plant:
Solitary, feather-leafed palm. Trunk to 2 inches thick. Light green leaves are reddish when newly emerging. Overall height to 6 feet with a 4 foot spread.
Prefers acidic wetter soils that are well drained. Growth rate slow to medium. Tolerates short cold snaps to mid 30s. No salt tolerance.
Country Of Origin:
Central America and northern South America