Commonly know as Chusan palm or Chinese windmill palm, Trachycarpus Fortunei is a dioecious evergreen palm with a fiber-covered trunk bearing deeply divided, fan-shaped dark green leaves to 1m in width, large arching sprays of small, light yellow flowers.
Ideal for British gardens as it is a very hardy palm, tolerant to -10 degrees celsius.
Plant Habit: Bush
Soil Type: Chalk, Loam, Sand
Aspect: South-facing, East-Facing, West-facing
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Soil pH: Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
Hardiness Rating (RHS): H5 (-15°C to -10°C)
70-80cm - Trunk Height 20cm and pot size 10L
110-120cm - Trunk Height 30-40cm and pot size 25L
120-150cm - Trunk Height 50-60cm and pot size 25L
140-160cm - Trunk Height 60-80cm and pot size 40L
160-180cm - Trunk Height 80-100cm and pot size 60L