Chamaedorea plumosa
The Sun Chamaedorea, Baby Queen Palm

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 Chamaedorea plumosa

Chamaedorea plumosa






Cold Hardiness: 

Upper 20s F.

Trunk type:

Single trunk, although nice in multiples

Leaf type:

Pinnate (feather shape), plumose (fluffy appearance) leaves.


Single trunk.



Speed of growth:



12 feet plus

Soil requirements:


Sun Requirements:

The amazing thing is that it tolerates full sun; or can be planted in filtered light. 

General Description:

A prominently trunked and ringed Chamaedorea with fluffy leaves that takes full sun in most coastal areas.  A real desirable and sought after palm.

Other Notes:

Can be grown as a houseplant.  Looks best if planted in groups.

Further Data:

Recommended: Chamaedorea Palms, The Species

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