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Mediterranean Fan Palm


This European palm grows in clumps up to 20 ft. tall. The trunks are covered with shaggy fibers and stubs of old leaf stalks. Deeply divided fan-shaped leaves vary in shades of green or blue-grey. Tolerates shade, but grows best in warm sunny locations.

Chamaerops humilis Multi

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit length : 1/2- 1-1/2<>

Fruit type : Date-like

Fruit color : Orange-brown

Leaf Characteristics

Bark texture : Fibrous

Leaf notes : Frond color is variable.

Bark color : Dark brown

Leaf length : 12-18"

Leaf width : 24-30"

Leaf shape : Deeply cut fan-shaped

Leaf color : Green or blue-grey

Flower Characteristics

Flower color :Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 10-15 ft.

Average size maturity height : 8-12 ft.

Growth rate : Slow

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 15 to 20 F (Z8b)

Sunset zone : 4-24

Water requirements : Regular

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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