Common name: Chusan Palm, Windmill Palm
The Trachycarpus is hardy for most of the UK and has beautiful fan shaped fronds that gives it name the Windmill Palm, can withstand winds but prefers sheltered position sun or shady. make sure you plant in well drained soil and your Trachy will give you a life time of exotic and tropical appearance.
Picture shown is a stock photo from one of the trees within this range, every tree offers its own unique and natural features and will be within the size ranges below.
Foliage: Ever green fronds
Hardy: Hardy in the UK survives down to -10
Soil: Most soil types
Watering: don’t over water, once or twice a week is fine and hardly in winter.
Potting: John Innes no. 3. Mix some agricultural grit.
Fertiliser: Osmocote slow release.