Ptychosperma elegans
Solitaire palm

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 Ptychosperma elegans Solitaire palm






Cold Hardiness: 

26-28s, F. 

Trunk type:

Thin, crownshafted, faint rings.  has silver-green crownshaft.

Leaf type:

Pinnate (feather shaped).





Speed of growth:



30 feet

Soil requirements:

Rich, good drainage.

Sun Requirements:

Coastal full sun, protection inland.

General Description:

A nice crownshafted, thin palm that can be grown in many areas. 

Other Notes:

Usually available.

Further Data:

Can take near sun near the coast in So Cal

Palm for sale/Availability:

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