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Trachycarpus Fortunei | 250-300cm | 230Litres

Original price was: £894.99.Current price is: £760.74.

Pot Size – Litres: 230L
Mature Height: 6-12 meters
Mature Spread: 3-5 meters
Foliage: Fan-shaped, green leaves
Fragrant: None
Growth Rate: Slow to moderate-growing
Hardiness: Zones 7-11 hardy
Position: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Moisture: Well-drained soil
Soil pH: Neutral to slightly acidic
Soil Type: Sandy loam, clay loam

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Description

Trachycarpus Fortunei, commonly known as the Windmill Palm or Chusan Palm, is a species of palm tree native to parts of Asia, particularly China and Japan. It is a popular choice for gardens and landscapes due to its distinctive appearance, hardiness, and adaptability.

It features a slender trunk covered in brown fibres, giving it a unique “hairy” or “shaggy” appearance. The leaves are typically dark green, but some variations may have a bluish or silvery hue.

One of the notable characteristics of Trachycarpus Fortunei is its ability to tolerate cold temperatures and frost. It is one of the hardiest palm species, making it suitable for growing in regions with mild to cool climates. It can also withstand a variety of soil types, including clay, loam, and sandy soil, as long as they are well-drained.

Trachycarpus Fortunei is often used as a focal point in gardens, as a standalone specimen, or in group plantings. It can create a tropical or exotic ambiance and add a touch of architectural interest to the landscape. It is also well-suited for container planting, making it a popular choice for patio or balcony gardens.

Caring for Trachycarpus Fortunei involves providing it with adequate sunlight, regular watering to keep the soil moist but not waterlogged, and occasional fertilisation to promote healthy growth.

Additional information

Dimensions 280 cm