Plerandra elegantissima

Very exotic small tree native to New Caledonia. Few palm-like branches hold large coppery red to dark green leaves with toothed edges. We offer sun-hardened plants, a perfect people-stopper for the coastal Mediterrean garden.

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Very exotic small tree, 2-6 m tall, native to New Caledonia. It has few palm-like branches hold large coppery red to dark green leaves with toothed edges. Juvenile leaves have thin segmets, but the adult ones are VERY broad. In autumn it bears clusters of pale green flowers followed by black fruit.

We offer sun-hardened plants, about 50-80 cm tall, about 2 years old.

It can grow outdoors in the coastal Mediterrean garden, because it tolerates cool winters with little or no frost.

Cultivation Protected
Plant origin Oceania
Presentation Bare root
Max. Size 300cm-400cm
Botanical family Araliaceae
Light Sun
Light Medium
Light Shade
Minimum winter temperature 0 ºC to 10 ºC
Flowering Season Autumn
Plant type Woody
Color Green
Care Terrarium
Care Pot
Care Indoor plants
Care Low-maintenance
Shape Trees
All orders arriving after 10th July will be shipped in September. This is due to the high temperatures in the month of August and possible delays caused by general holidays and reduced opening hours by the customs service, carriers, etc.