Trachycaprus takil

Trachycaprus takil, Kumaon fan palm

Trachycaprus takil

Common Name: Kumaon fan palm

Origin: India

USDA Hardiness Zone: 6B-11; has withstood 6°F with no damage and thought to be hardy to -5°F

 

Characteristics

Identification

Growth Rate: Slow; larger than the T. fortunei

Height: 40’

Salt Tolerance: Moderate

Drought Tolerance: Moderate

Light Requirements: High

Pest Problems: None reported

 

Habit: Solitary, canopy has several dozen leaves

Leaf Size: 4’ wide

Foliage: Glossy dark green above, pale bluish-green below, waxy white at margins

Flower Color: White

 

 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 September 2012 12:55