Height: 30'; Spread: 10'
Evergreen; narrow palm.
Fan-shaped fronds, nearly 2', with 30-50 folds.
Small clusters of creamy white flowers on 6-12" long stems.
Blue to black fruits follow flowers on female trees in summer.
Fibrous, black or dark brown.
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:
Moderate. Early pruning needed to train a good shape; pruning needed less frequently with age.
Any soil, some shade, medium winds.
- Special Considerations:
Does not need extensive watering or fertilizer, but does well with it. May look haggard in areas with high winds.
- Notable Traits:
Native to China. Great for narrow spaces.