Trachycarpus fortunei is an evergreen palm forming a small tree with a stout, fibre-covered trunk bearing a terminal tuft of deeply divided, fan-shaped dark green leaves to 1m in width, and large arching sprays of small, light yellow flowers.
Name: Trachycarpus fortunei
Approx. Height and spread: 3-4M x 1.5-2.5M
Position: Full sun – part shade
Soil Ph: All.
Moisture: Well drained
Hardiness: Fully Hardy
‘Grow in any well-drained, fertile soil in full sun or lightly dappled shade. Trachycarpus Fortuneii needs protection from strong or cold drying winds and will need protection from hard winter frosts. Can also be grown as a conservatory or warm glasshouse specimen’