Type of Plant:
Solitary, fan-leafed palm. Trunk to 5 inches thick. Orbicular leaves split into equal segments and a deep green. Overall height to 12 feet with a 6-8 foot spread.
Prefers acidic to somewhat alkaline, moist, well-drained soils. Growth rate slow. Handles short cold snaps to freezing. Very slight salt tolerance.
Country Of Origin:
Papua, New Guinea and Solomon Islands