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Pygmy Date Palm Phoenix roebelenii Tree

Pygmy Date Palm Phoenix roebelenii Tree

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Pygmy Date Palm Phoenix roebelenii

Pygmy Date Palm tree is a subtropical spreading palm in the Arecaceae (palm) family.  Outdoors it grows to 6.5 feet high and 5 feet wide. As an indoor plant, it typically reaches 5 to 6 feet tall.

It has fine leaves, an attractive trunk and is suitable for use indoors in cooler climates. The fruits are purple drupes are produced on female plants and are edible. 

Plant in moist well-drained soil and give it protection from the hot afternoon sun since this plant prefers medium to high light. Keep the soil slightly moist during the growing season but do not overwater as it can cause root rot. This plant prefers to be slightly root-bound and doesn't like frequent repotting. It also prefers medium humidity but has pest problems. Keep away from cold drafts in the winter.

Your plant will be shipped with the roots wrapped in damp paper towels and with plastic and ready to plant upon arrival. These have been growing in one gallon containers.  The plants will be between 12 to 18 inches in height with well-developed roots.


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