Atlas Mountain Palm
Chamaerops humilis var. cerifera
Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||kam-AY-rops HEW-mil-is|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; forms clumps 8 to 12 ft. tall, 10 to 15 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Barrier, Poolside, Privacy Screen|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Watering Needs||Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia); Canna (Canna); Hibiscus (Hibiscus); Jatropha (Jatropha); Plumbago (Plumbago)|
Provide average to lean, sandy or rocky, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; prefers regular moisture, but tolerates periodic drought, particularly in coastal regions. Feed in early spring before new growth emerges.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11