Pygmy Date Palm
Type of Plant:
Solitary, feather-leafed palm. Nobby trunk to 3 inches thick and leaves bright green with long spines on petioles. Height to 12+ feet with 5 to 7 foot spread.
Prefers acidic soils but tolerates slightly alkaline soils. Growth rate medium. Tolerates short cold snaps to high 20s. Has some salt tolerance.
Country Of Origin:
Laos, Vietnam, and Southern China