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Beautiful stately native palm. A tall, slender palm crowned with dark, glossy green leaves.  Leaves and plaited like a fan. Ideal as a specimen plant/ornamental tree.

Height 25m. Branch spread 2m.

Scientific Name

Livistona australis

Flowers

Yes

Conditions

Grows best in moist, organically-rich soils, and thrives in both sheltered and well-lit situations. It is salt, frost and wind tolerant, with populations occurring in exposed coastal situations along the east coast of Australia.

Colour of Flowers

Yellow to cream

Flowering Period

December - February