Common Name Blue Latan Palm
Type of Plant Palm
Solitary, fan-leafed palm. Trunk to 10 inches thick and swollen at the base. Leaves are silvery blue with age. Height typically to 25 feet with a 12 foot spread.
Requirements Prefers alkaline to slightly acidic soils. Seems more silver in alkaline soils. Growth rate slow. Tolerates cold dips to just under freezing. Has good salt tolerance.
Country of Origin Mascarene Islands
Cold Tolerance 32
Sun Needs Full Sun
Water Needs Little