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Livistona:
Livistona australis
Livistona chinensis
Livistona chinensis var. subglobossa
Livistona decipiens
Livistona drudei
Livistona fulva
Livistona muelleri
Livistona nitida
Livistona saribus
Livistona sp
Livistona speciosa

Livistona chinensis

Common name: Chinese Fan Palm
Native to: Taiwan
Mature height: 40'
Mature spread: 10'
Growth Habit: solitary
Leaf type: palmate
Livistona chinensis

photo by: Dennis Valdez
Jim Denz Garden
Los Altos

Description:

Also known as the Chinese fountain palm because of the drooping tips of the large palmate fans. Arecaceae family.


Livistona chinensis

photo by: Hugh Danaher
Private Garden in Northern CA
Fremont
Livistona chinensis

photo by: Hugh Danaher
Private Garden in Northern CA
Fremont
This species in the garden:
Growth rate: slow
Sunlight: full sun / lt shade
Water: moderate but regular
Cold Tolerance: 18 F
Seed or plant availability: common




 
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