The palm family, Arecaceae or Palmae, includes about 2.400 species, native to warm climates of the world, ranging from delicate tropical species to cold hardy palms. Some palms can be planted outdoors in Central Europe and stand hard freezes, well below -10 ºC (14 F). Those who live in Mediterranean countries can grow a larger number of species outdoors. Some growers in coastal Southern Europe are now raising outdoor collections of palms containing more than 100 species.
Canarius will only ship robust palms, grown in small pots to reduce shipping costs and handling problems. So transplant them to larger pots shortly after you receive the package. Be prepared to give them the best. Some palms can take snow, some can live indoors or in pots, and some are very tropical. Just choose one that can thrive in your conditions.
What palms can grow in your area? Read our list of Cold Resistant Palms for Europe. Visit Canarius blog and learn more about our palms. You will see pictures from the nurseries: different types of New Zealand Palms, Bottle Palms with superior root quality.
Elegant palm from Brazil. Leaves, are pinnate, with "clustered segments", silvery white underneath. It is slow but the beauty of the leaves starts soon! Flowers and fruits are produced on a large hanging spikes. It has some tolerance to cold, it takes short light frosts and can be tried outdoors in the coastal Mediterranean. It was formerly named...
This palm has quite unique leaves because segments are grouped, so each leaf has its own "rhythm". It is a small-sized uncommon palm from Central America. It has a solitary bamboo-like stem. It is very cool-tolerant and grows perfectly in the shade in the coastal mediterranean.
10-15 cm - Cont. 12 cm - 2 years. Unusual palm with wedge-shaped upright leaves. Copernicia rigida is native to Cental-Eastern Cuba, in serpentine savanna or scrub.Trunk is gray, up to 15 m (50 ft) tall with a dense compact crown of stiff, erect, wedge-sh
Livistona fulva is a palm species, restricted in distribution to the Blackdown Tablelands in central Queensland, Australia. Livistona fulva is a tall solitary palm. In nature, it grows in open forests; in cultivation. it prefers a warm temperate climate and sunny position.
Ornamental palms with enormous leaves, up to 8 m long. It is especially beautiful in the juvenile stage, for its very wide leaves. The leaf-segments are so densely overlsapped that the whole leaves looks entire. Manicaria is native to swampy coastal areas of Central America to Northern S America.
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