Chamaerops humilis
Dwarf Fan Palm 

Chamaerops humilis
Common name

Dwarf Fan Palm

Group

Shrubs

Family

Arecaceae

Description

Dwarf Fan Palm. Bushy palm with bluish or grey-green handsome leaves. Yellow flowers are almost hidden amongst the lush leaves. Max Height 2m to 3m. Max Spread 1m to 2m. Flowers April to August. Full sun. Protect from frost. Water thoroughly before planting.

Characteristics

Growth habit
Multi stemmed; Cycad or similar tree
Fragrance
No
Hardiness
Protect from frost
Toxicity
Harmful if eaten/skin and eye irritant

Size

Growth speed
Slow
Ultimate height
2m; 3m
Ultimate spread
1m; 2m

Colour

Flowers
Yellow in April; August
Foliage
Green - Evergreen
Fruit
Green; Yellow in August
 

Growing your plants

Aspect
Full sun Sheltered site
Soil
Fertile
Moisture
Well drained
Propagation
Stem cuttings
Usage
Pot; Conservatory plant
Planting
Water thoroughly before planting

Caring for your plants

Pruning
After flowering Cut back flowered shoots to encourage new growth
Maintenance
Mulch; Feed
Care
Keep moist in first year
Pests & diseases
Honey fungus

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Regular 5 litre 30-40 cm --- £25.50 £ 1