Palm Fact Sheets

June 13, 2016
Adonidia Field Grown

Adonidia Palm

Veitchia merrilli The Adonidia Palm, commonly known as the Christmas Palm, is a native to the Philippines and has been very popular in southern Florida for […]
June 12, 2016
16' Bismarck Palm in the Field

Bismarck Palm

Bismarckia nobilis Native to Madagascar, the Bismarck Palm makes a big impact in any landscape. With mature heights ranging between thirty to sixty feet and spreads […]
June 11, 2016

Caranday Wax Palm

Copernicia alba The slow growing Caranday, or Wax Palm, is an often overlooked member of the Copernicia family that can make a high impact both indoors […]
June 10, 2016
Chinese Fan Palm Field Grown

Chinese Fan Palm

Livistona chinensis The slow growing, Chinese Fan Palm, or Livistonia chinesis, originates from southern Japan and China. It is also known by names such as the […]
June 9, 2016
European Fan Palm Field Grown

European Fan Palm

Chamaerops humilis The slow growing European Fan Palm, often called the Mediterranean Fan Palm, is an ideal palm for commercial or residential landscapes’. It not only […]
June 8, 2016
12' Paurotis Palm in the Field

Paurotis Palm

Acoelorrhaphe wrightii A native of South America, the Paurotis Palm is known as the Everglades Palm because of its natural proliferation throughout the Florida Everglades. Though […]
June 7, 2016
Pindo Palm Field Grown

Pindo Palm

Butia capitata The Pindo Palm, is a medium-sized palm that is a popular landscaping plant due to its superior tolerance to cold, drought, salt and pests […]
June 6, 2016
Queen Palm Field Grown

Queen Palm

Butia capitata This fast growing, single-trunked palm is crowned by a head of soft, bright green, glossy leaves that grow upward more than outward, forming a […]
June 5, 2016
Reclinata Field Grown

Reclinata Palm

Phoenix reclinata Native of Senegal, a country in the northeastern part of sub-Saharan Africa, Reclinata is a beautiful and fairly unusual palm that grow in huge […]
June 4, 2016
Ribbon Palm Field Grown

Ribbon Palm

Livistona decipiens The Ribbon Palm is a very graceful palm with a weeping look to it. Native to the east coast of Queensland, Australia, it received […]
June 3, 2016
Roebelenni Field Grown

Roebelenii Palm

Phoenix roebelenii The Roebelenii palm, also known as Miniature Date Palm or Pygmy Date Palm, is an attractive slow growing dwarf palm. They are typically grown […]
June 2, 2016
Sylvester Palm Field Grown

Sylvester Palm

Phoenix sylvestris The Sylvester Palm is commonly known by many names, such as the Silver Date Palm, Sugar Date Palm and Wild Date Palm. This popular […]
June 1, 2016
Washingtonia Field Grown

Washingtonia Palm

Washingtonia robusta The Washingtonia or Mexican Fan Palm is commonly seen around 40 to 50 feet but capable of reaching heights of up to 80 feet, […]

Detailed horticultural information about palms grown at Cherrylake including hardy range, mature height and spread, growth rate, ornamental characteristics and optimal growing environment.