Palm, Needle


Rhapidophyllum hystrix



  • Extremely cold hardy, trunk-less shrubby palm.

  • Fast grower to 6’ with suckers that create a large clump.

  • Low maintenance evergreen for shady spots.

  • Trunkless palm that has long thin dark brown needles at its base.

Origin

Southeastern United States

USDA Cold hardiness Zones

8-10

Light Requirement

Full to part shade can be acclimated to more sun.

Soil Requirements

Likes moist well drained soil though moderately drought tolerant.