Chamaerops humilis – European fan palm

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Chamaerops humilis European fan palm

Mediterranean; 1,5m
Planting position: Full sun.Areas with only mild frost.Areas not prone to extreme heat or drought.Not suited to tropical areas.
Requires regular watering.Well-draining soil.Shelter from frost.Applications of complete fertiliser, until established.
Propagate from seed.

This palm grows in low, dense clumps with greyish-green leaves, that are deeplydivided into long leaflets. It has short flower stalks and dark yellow fruit.

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