Livistona decipiens
Ribbon fan palm, Weeping cabbage palm

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Livistona decipiens photo






Cold Hardiness: 

18, F.

Trunk type:

Somewhat coarse, becomes smoother with age.

Leaf type:

Fringy appearance, fan shape.


Solitaire (single trunk).



Speed of growth:



Typically 30 feet, perhaps taller

Soil requirements:


Sun Requirements:


General Description:

Easy to grow, surprisingly fast.

Other Notes:

Beautiful palm with wispy terminal leaflets that hang downward and give the name "ribbon palm".  It is gorgeous when it gets larger and is one of the pretties of the Livistonas.  It is also fairly cold hardy.  

Further Data:


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