Height: up to 20'; Spread: up to 20'
Evergreen; palm with multiple trunks.
Dark green fan-shaped leaves 2-3'.
Small yellow flowers on short panicles.
Dark brown or light green, fibrous.
In general, 15-20 gallons per week for the first 2 years; 15-20 gallons twice a month for the 3rd year; as needed after 3 years (varies by soil, sun, and wind conditions).
- Tree Care:
Low. Prune dead fronds.
Drought (once established), some shade, any soil, coastal conditions, and high winds.
- Special Considerations:
Prefers wide basin. Grows multiple trunks. Prefers water and fertilizer, but will do okay without.
- Notable Traits:
Native to the Mediterranean. Hardier than other palms.
Mediterranean Fan Palm