Rhapis humilis
Slender Lady palm

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Description

   

Locality:

Southern China

Cold Hardiness: 

About 28 F.

Trunk type:

Think, hairy and thatched.

Leaf type:

Fine leaf palmate.

Suckering/Solitary:

Suckering

Maintenance:

Easy

Speed of growth:

Medium

Height:

Some plants up to 16 feet, usually 10 to 12 feet

Soil requirements:

Rich, well draining soil

Sun Requirements:

Filtered light; in coastal areas may tolerate full sun. 

General Description:

A great garden plant.  Tall thin canes with many thin pointed leaflets.  A lush dark green color; prettier than R. excelsa.

Other Notes:

Usually obtained by divisions of existing plants.  Are miniature varieties.

Further Data:

 

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