Christmas Palm

(Adonidia Merrillii)

It is found naturally growing only in the Phillipines.

Commonly known as the “Christmas Palm” because its fruits become bright scarlet and tend to be that color in winter.

Category:
Palms

Height:
upto 20 ft.

Spacing:
10 – 15 ft.

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Chartreuse (Yellow-Green)
Green

Bloom Time:
Blooms all year

Foliage:
Evergreen

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
From seed; germinate in vitro in gelatin, agar or other medium