Palm Trees of Houston Prices. Likes lots of water with a well drained loamy soil. Or, it could be a single trunk palm where several were put into the same pot and were grown to form a "multiple". This clustering palm is like its green cousin, growing to the same heights, 8 to 10 ft. Is very hardy and loves lots of sun. Queen Palm -can reach a maximum height of about 50 feet. The Bangalow Palm is an elegant self-cleaning palm with a pale green crownshaft.
Australian Native Plants - Palms
Ptychosperma macarthurii MacArthur Palm. It has very fine, glossy green leaves, without the stiff, spikey habit of most Phoenix palms. Native to southern India and Sri Lanka. Plants can grow 18 to 24 inches trunk height a year once established. Arching pinnate fronds with pendant leaftlets.
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Areca palm, golden cane palm, butterfly palm. Join Our Mailing List To be added to our mailing list click here. Arenga australasica Australian Arenga Palm. Small clumping species with pale yellowish to cream colored crownshaft. May develop stilt roots at the base.
If big enough to flower, the inflorescence is almost woody with blue and white flowers produced in succession from a heavy boat-shaped spathe. It is one of the fastest growing that I have tried. King Palm Archontophoenix cunninghamiana - Its glossy bright green crown, deep green fronds and majestic trunk is why it has long been the pinnacle of any tropical or jungle landscape. The most cold hardy of the Caryota palms, growing in the foothills of the central and eastern Himalayas up to ft. As its name suggests, it is a small palm, with a short trunk, often with knobby protrusions which spiral up the trunk from old leaf bases.