Dwarf Fan Palm - 20 cm
Chamaerops humilis (dwarf fan palm) Often stemless or multi-stemmed, it forms a dense rounded clump of large fan-shaped greyish-green leaves; an attractive, exotic and unusual addition to any location.
Medium-sized frost hardy evergreen shrub. Thrives in well drained moderately fertile soil in a sunny sheltered position but will tolerate poor dry soils. In cold areas grow in a container and overwinter in a cool conservatory or greenhouse.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Chamaerops humilis|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Dwarf Fan Palm|
|Flowering time||Spring, Summer|
|Foliage colour||Blue, Green, Silver/Grey|
|Plant type||Evergreen Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||20 - 50 years|
|Ultimate height||1.6m - 2.5m|
|Ultimate spread||1.6m - 2.5m|