Chamaerops humilis

Botanical Name: Chamaerops humilis

Phonetic: Kuh-MEE-rops HYOO-mih-liss

Common Name(s): Mediterranean Fan Palm

Family: Arecaceae
Origin: Mediterranean
Plant Type: Palm
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Large rounded, deeply cut into segments
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Green
Fall Color: –
Texture: Coarse
Density: Dense
Bloom Season: Insignificant
Flower Color(s): Insignificant, small yellow

Exposure: Full sun
USDA: 8-11
Climate Zone(s): 
Growth Rate:               
Height: 10-15 Feet
Spread: 10-15 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium
Soil: Well-drained

Features: Multi-trunked habit that forms rounded clumps, attractive crown
Use: Mass under trees, barrier, containers

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