Pigmy Date Palm, Miniature Date Palm
Phoenix roebelenii, Pigmy Date Palm, Miniature Date Palm
The Pigmy Date palm is perfect for growing in pot.
It is a member of the genus of the Date palm. In internet it is often stated as cold hardy to -6 degrees Celsius, but in Europe it only grows in zone 10 and rarely in zone 9b. This palm is of tropical origin and it needs higher temperatures to thrive, not just higher minimums.
- USDA zone:-1°C (zone 10a)
- Sun exposure:Sun only
- Soil pH+:not important
- Water need:moisture-loving
- In Open Ground:In pot only