Can be used as an avenue tree or planted in groups of staggered heights. This tree is a desirable alternative to other tall, cold hardy, palmate palms due to its insect and disease resistance.
Up to 50′ H
Single upright trunk with full canopy
Tolerates a wide range of soils
Prefers even moisture, will tolerate occasional flooding, and will tolerate drought after establishment
Cold Hardy to Zone 9, Microclimates to 8b
Leaflets on the fronds are very thin and ribbon-like giving this palm a unique, almost weeping appearance. Old petioles eventually fall exposing attractive rings remaining from the old petiole bases.