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Rhopalostylis:
Rhopalostylis baueri
Rhopalostylis sapida
Rhopalostylis sapida var. Chatham

Rhopalostylis sapida var. Chatham

Common name: var. Chatham or Oceana
Native to: New Zealand
Mature height: 30'
Mature spread: 10'
Growth Habit: solitary
Leaf type: pinnate
Rhopalostylis sapida var. Chatham

photo by: Dan Sekella
Darold Petty Garden
San Francisco

Description:

Proven to do extremely well in frost free areas. Large specimens exist in San Francisco in private and botanical gardens.


This species in the garden:
Growth rate: slow
Sunlight: gradual sun
Water: moderate
Cold Tolerance: 27 F
Seed or plant availability: limited




 
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