A native and widely cultivated fan palm with dense crown of glossy fan-shaped fronds and ringed gray to grayish brown trunk. The Cabbage-tree Palm grows best in moist, organically-rich soils, and thrives in both sheltered and well-lit situations. It is also salt, frost and wind tolerant.
|Size — 200mm|
|Growth Width — 4.5m|
|Growth Height — 30m|
|Flower Colour — Yellow|
|Flowering Period — August|
|Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade, Shade|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.
Keep soil moist at all times.
Remove damaged or yellowing leaves as they occur.