- Go Shopping
- Browse our plants A-Z
- Plant Finder
- Rare Plant List
- April 2019
- All offers and promotions
- Shop by category
- New plants in 2019
- Garden Essentials
- Burncoose Website Gift Vouchers
- National Garden & Burncoose Tokens
- Customer Services and Information
- News and Events
- Help and Advice
- Terms and Conditions
- Catalogue Request
- Professional Gardeners
- About Us
- Log In / Register
emailWould you like to receive Burncoose newsletters?
Keep up to date on offers, events and news from us and the rest of the Caerhays Estate.
Commonly known as Dwarf fan palm
The northernmost naturally-occuring palm. It is adapted to regimes of frequent burning, re-sprouting from underground rhizomes.
Genus of one species of shrubby palm from dry scrub and rocky or sandy slopes in the western Mediterranean region.
Evergreen - pinnate leaves in dense tufts or rosettes.
Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
Will grow outside in milder locations - This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here. - loam based compost for greenhouse - plenty of indirect light.
Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - red spider mites under glass.
Place of origin - western Mediterranean.
Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
Soil Conditions - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil