Palm Trees of all sizes

Our Plant Description Key will decode these column headings.

IDBotanical NameCommon NameMature SizeBCHLSW
70Archontophoenix alexandrae
Alexandra Palm20m x 4m    
71Archontophoenix cunninghamiana
Bangalow Palm20m x 4m    
72Bismarckia nobilis
Bismark Palm10m x 10m    
73Dypsis lutescens
Golden Cane Palm5m x 2.5m    
74Phoenix canariensis
Canary Island Date Palm20m x 4m    
75Ravenea rivularis
Majestic Palm20m x 4m    
76Wodyetia bifurcata
Foxtail Palm15m x 3m    

Archontophoenix alexandrae

Alexandra Palm

Native with non-invasive roots. Grows to 20 metres high (in good conditions) x 4 metres wide. Grows often as a single stem. Ideal in clumps as a feature. Good tall self cleaning palm for close to the house. Very hardy.
Plant I.D. No. 70

Archontophoenix cunninghamiana

Bangalow Palm

Native with non-invasive roots. Grows to 20 metres high (in good conditions) x 4 metres wide. Grows often as a multi-stemmed feature. Self cleaning. More compact than the Alexandra Palm.
Plant I.D. No. 71

Bismarckia nobilis

Bismark Palm

Exotic with non-invasive roots. Grows to 10 metres high x 10 metres wide. Grows very large so use only in large gardens. Silver/grey large fan shaped leaves often 3 metres across. A spectacular palm for use in the larger garden. Very hardy.
Plant I.D. No. 72

Dypsis lutescens

Golden Cane Palm

Exotic with non-invasive roots. Grows to 5 metres high x 2.5 metres wide. Grows often as a multi-stemmed clumping palm. Can be cleaned to any size. Very colourful yellow/gold stems. Self cleaning with many shoots continually appearing. Ideal for the larger areas.
Plant I.D. No. 73

Phoenix canariensis

Canary Island Date Palm

Exotic with non-invasive roots. Grows to 20 metres high x 4 metres wide. Spectacular single stemmed, large headed palm. Can be used as a single feature when trunk is trimmed. Is not self cleaning and needs constant attention. Use in larger gardens.
Plant I.D. No. 74

Ravenea rivularis

Majestic Palm

Exotic with non-invasive roots. Grows to 20 metres high x 4 metres wide. Originates from Madagascar. Likes a yearly dose of Epsom Salts as is not very efficient at taking up magnesium Lack of magnesium causes leaves to take on a rather unhealthy yellow colour. Full sun, lots of water.
Plant I.D. No. 75

Wodyetia bifurcata

Foxtail Palm

Native palm with non-invasive roots. Grows to 15 metres high x 3 metres wide. Beautiful collectors palm. Single trunk. Hardy. Slightly bottle-shaped stem, self cleaning.
Plant I.D. No. 76