Bio Facts: Pygmy Date Palm
Pygmy Date Palm
USDA Cold Hardiness Zones:
Full sun to part shade
Likes regular water and fertilizing.
- Moderate grower 8’-10’ tall.
- Leaves will brown with frost and freezing temperatures.
- Naturally grows with a solitary trunk. Multi-trunked specimens can be produced by nurseries.
- Heavily armored with spines along the petiole. Take extra caution when pruning.
- Good for containers.
- Plant close to buildings for cold protection