Mexican Fan Palm
Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.
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||wosh-ing-TOH-ni-a roh-BUS-tuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 50 to 60 ft. tall, 10 to 15 ft. wide; up to 100 ft with age.|
|Design Ideas||This is the tallest of all Palm and typifies the skyline of Hollywood. Best used against very tall buildings to bring down oppressive walls. Good street tree in coastal neighborhoods if well tended. On larger estate properties, plant it in groups for a more natural appearance. Rugged and very drought resistant, it is excellent in desert communities and hot inland valleys.|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Container, Mass Planting, Specimen, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia); Canna (Canna); Hibiscus (Hibiscus); Jatropha (Jatropha); Plumbago (Plumbago)|
Provide average to lean, well-drained soil in an area allows ample space for mature height. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates periodic drought, particularly in coastal regions. Feed in early spring before new growth emerges. Remove old foliage periodically.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11