Set Descending Direction. Introduced to the UK in the 19th century, by the great plant hunter Robert Fortune, from seeds collected from the small Chinese island of Chusan, Tracycarpus fortunei sparked the craze for exotic flora in the Victorian era. Please note: this is a pair of Palm Trees for Sale. Dig your hole an inch or two shallower than the rootball of the plant. The problem is that I do everything required, and the seeds just don't sprout. Chamaerops Excelsa / Trachycarpus Fortunei (Chusan Palm) quantity. 5 Items . see more; Family Arecaceae . Telegraph readers can buy a Trachycarpus fortunei, or Chusan palm. Fruit. Trachycarpus fortunei Nova Cold Hardy Windmill Palm Hard to find live trees of Trachycarpus fortunei Nova! Trachycarpus fibre stripping page A step by step guide to stripping the trunk. It is very easy to grow and maintain. It produces large plumes of yellow flowers in early summer; the flowers of female plants transform into bluish-black fruits. New Zealand cabbage palm Available from £13.50. Sort By. Trachycarpus fortunei - Windmill Palm Care & Info Guide Light: Bright, indirect light. Trachycarpus Fortunei – Himalayan Palm. This palm should be planted in sheltered sites when grown in hardiness zone 7. Green fan-shaped leaves have a silvery appearance. Show. 1 - 23 of 23. This is a hardy palm and can withstand subfreezing temperatures. The Nova eco-type Cold Hardy Windmill Palm is a beautiful hardy palm tree that can reach heights of 10 to 30+ feet, depending on climate conditions. Description. Trachycarpus fortunei, the Chinese windmill palm, windmill palm or Chusan palm, is a species of hardy evergreen palm tree in the family Arecaceae, native to parts of China, Japan, Myanmar and India. Trachycarpus fortunei. Find specific plants with our Plant Finder & Plant Selector. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. Related Plants 'Bulgaria' 'Charlotte' 'Taylor's Hardy' Nursery Availability. These are wonderful entryway palms, especially pretty with uplighting at night. Send by email Printer-friendly version. Trachycarpus fortunei. See how RHS can give expert advice on growing, feeding, pruning and propagating plants. The Plant Guide Browse the Full Plant Guide. Trachycarpus fortunei, the Chusan Palm, Chinese Windmill Palm or just Windmill Palm, as they are often called, is without doubt the most important palm suitable for cooler temperate gardens. They will be shipped in their pots complete with its root system. Trachycarpus fortunei tray-kee-KAR-pus for-TOON-ee-eye. Scientific Name: Trachycarpus H. Wendl. Extremely hardy, award-winning Trachycarpus fortunei (Chinese Windmill Palm) is an evergreen palm forming a small tree with a terminal tuft of deeply divided, fan-shaped, dark green leaves, up to 3 ft. wide (1 m). Trachycarpus wagnerianus has a slow rate of growth and can achieve 10 feet in height at maturity. Exposure: Part Shade. Trachycarpus fortunei. Palms are one of the essential ingredients of an exotic garden and, since its first introduction into cultivation in the UK in 1843, Trachycarpus fortunei has proved to be an exceptionally hardy and tolerant palm. 23 Search Results. The plant doesn't care one way or the other but we do. Trachycarpus fortunei is notable as the hardiest large trunk-forming palm known, with established specimens tolerating winter temperatures below -20°C, and also tolerant of cool summer temperatures in oceanic climates such as Scotland and even the Faroe Islands at 62°N latitude, making it the northernmost palm outdoors anywhere in the world. Plant Code :WTF14. Not native to North America, but able to survive in USDA zones 8a-11, windmill palm trees are a hardy palm variety (to 10 degrees F./-12 C. or lower) that can withstand a layer of snow. GENERAL CARE. Foxtail lily, Desert candle Available from £9.00. 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