Type of Plant:
Clumping, feather-leafed, crownshaft palm. Trunks to 1 inch thick. Dark green leaves a deep rosy red when emerging. Height to 12 feet with a 5-7 foot spread.
Grows well in acidic to neutral moist soils. Growth rate slow to mediumt. Can tolerate cold snaps down to freezing. Has no salt tolerance.
Country Of Origin:
Papua, New Guinea