Dypsis florencei
Candy cane palm

Palm Tree Care and Names, How to grow palms

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Cold Hardiness: 

About freezing (32 F).

Trunk type:

Thin, known for it's stripes of white-cream with red, thus the name

Leaf type:



Small suckering pinnate palm with unique color on it's stems.  Very beautiful


Somewhat difficult, not real cold tolerarant

Speed of growth:

Slow to medium


5-10 feet

Soil requirements:

Rich, well draining

Sun Requirements:

Understory, filtered

General Description:

A new introduction and sought-after because of it's unique color.  Very pretty.

Other Notes:

Almost impossible to find.

Further Data:


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