Chamaerops humilis 'Argentea' Overview
This is a branched fan-shape bushy tree, which is native to the Mediterranean. It's trunks are up to 3.5 m in height and 20-25 cm in diameter. The bark is coated in fibres and old stalks. Grey green frond-like leaves are linear to lanceolate and are pinnately arranged with threatening toothed edges. Spiked panicles produce fragrant yellow flowers in spring.
Common problems with Chamaerops humilis 'Argentea'
How to propagate Chamaerops humilis 'Argentea'
From seed, which germinates readily.
By careful division of a clump.
Other uses of Chamaerops humilis 'Argentea'
Specimen producing bold leaves. Indoor plant. Suitable for coastal conditions.