This is one of the most classic and beautiful mid sized palms, from Australia. They are "elegant" in all their parts, just as their name says. Ptychosperma elegans is gracefully slender, with a ringed trunk, a stately crownshaft and arching leaves with exotic "premorse" leaflets. Juvenlies are beautiful too and andults are a shock with all those red fruits and flowers.
Slender, tall palm with small elegant crown. Ptychosperma elegans is a classic in tropical gardening. Deep green leaves with wide segments and prominent crownshaft. Bright red seeds. Easy and fast.
The size of this plant is: h= 40-60 cm - Cont. 14-16cm.
|Minimum winter temperature||-20 ºC to -15 ºC|