Manila palm (Adonidia merrillii)



Manila palm

Adonidia merrillii

It is a palm tree originally from the Philippines. In English, the Christmas tree was given the opinion because the fruits of the palm tree that appear around Christmas are bright red. The fruits are brown cubes. The palm tree is one of the most frequently grown palm trees in the world.



Other common names:


Veitchia merillii, Christmas palm, Kerpis Palm


Family:


Arecaceae


Genus:


Adonidia


Plant range:


Philippines





Characteristic:

Foliage:


Evergreen

Habit:


?

Grow rate:


Medium


Sunlight:

Min temperature 1:?


? 0C

Min temperature 2:?


? 0C

USDA zone:


10-11



Soil and watering:

Soil:


Chalk, Clay, Loam, Peat, Saline, Sand, Silt

Ph:


?

Watering:


Medium


Size and temperature:

Ultimate height:


15 m

Ultimate spreed:


? m

Time to ultimate height:


? years