Description

 

Christmas Palm - Manila Palm (Adonidia merrillii)i is extremely popular and easily grown small landscape palm can be seen in most tropical locations through out the world. It is a shame that this adaptable attractive little palm is so widely grown that it is taken for granted as "nothing special." It is a neat and tidy pinnate palm with a short green crownshaft under a dozen or so recurved leaves, all atop a grey leaf scarred trunk slightly swollen at the base.

 

Ornamental Characteristics:

 

Native Origin:
    Philippines

 

Common Names:
    Christmas Palm, Manila Palm, Dwarf Royal, Veitchia Palm, Kerpis Palm

 

Description:
    Hardy Range: 10A – 11
    Mature Height: 15 – 25’
    Growth Rate: Medium

 

Ornamental Characteristics:
  
Adonidia Palms have a smooth, slender, grey trunk with leaf scar rings and a swollen base. The fronds are arched and about five feet long. They have single trunks but are grown in nurseries as doubles or triples. It produces flowers near the crownshaft of the palm which will mature into green fruits one inch long. During late fall, the fruits will ripen into a dark red.

More info on http://viriar.com/index-old.php
 



Write a review

Please login or register to review

Adonidia merrillii-Christmas Palm-20cm(8") Plant-Live starter

  • Brands VIRIAR
  • Product Code: SM
  • Availability: In Stock
  • 11.99€


Related Products

Bottle palm - Hyophorbe lagenicaulis - plant - 20-25 cm(8") - Live starter

Bottle palm - Hyophorbe lagenicaulis - plant - 20-25 cm(8") - Live starter

Palm description: The Bottle Palm Tree is native to the Mascarene Islands, which are in the Ind..

11.99€

Ravenala madagascariensis - Traveller's palm - Plant - 15 cm(6") - Live starter

Ravenala madagascariensis - Traveller's palm - Plant - 15 cm(6") - Live starter

Palm description: Ravenala madagascariensis, commonly called traveller's tree or traveller's pa..

14.99€

Chambeyronia macrocarpa 'Hookeri' , Red Leaf Palm -15cm(4") Plant, Live Starer

Chambeyronia macrocarpa 'Hookeri' , Red Leaf Palm -15cm(4") Plant, Live Starer

Chambeyronia macrocarpa is a palm tree native to New Caledonia in the Pacific Ocean.More info on&nbs..

15.99€

Areca catechu 'Dwarf' - Areca macrocarpa - Plant - 15 cm(4") - Live starter

Areca catechu 'Dwarf' - Areca macrocarpa - Plant - 15 cm(4") - Live starter

                            &n..

13.99€

Tags: adonidia, merrillii, christmas, palm, 20cm, plant, live, starter, tropical, palms, viriar, Adonidia, merrillii-Christmas, Palm-20cm(8