Palms

Golden Cane

dypsis lutescens

Prices

Small $25 (up to 1m)
Medium $45 (up to 1.5m)
Large $80 (up to 2m)
Ex. Large $100 (over 2m)

height

Approx 8 - 10m

Description

Multi stemmed trunk, used a garden screening or in pots.

Conditions

Versatile, full-shade or shade. Very hardy.

SOLITAIRE PALM

PTYCHOSPERMA ELEGANS

Prices

Small (up to 1m) $25 - doubles $40
Medium (up to 1.5m) $45
doubles $60
Large (up to 2m) $70
doubles $90
Ex. large (over 2m) $100
doubles $120+

height

Approx 15 - 20m

Description

Self-cleaning, fast growing, tall and slender, feathery leaves

Conditions

Well-drained soil, full sun, hardy

BISMARCKIA

BISMARCKIA NOBILIS

Prices

Small (up to 50cm) $40
Medium (up to 1m) $60
Large (up to 1.5m) $120
Ex. large (over 1.5m) $150+

height

Approx 12m

Description

Fan palms, grey in colour, nearly rounded palmate fronds

Conditions

Dry soil, full sun to part shade, stake if windy

Triangle Palm

Dypsis decaryi

Prices

Small $40 (up to 1m)
Medium $60 (up to 1.5m)
Large $100 (up to 2m)
Ex. Large $150+ (over 2m)

height

Approx 5-6m

Description

Triangular crownshaft, blue to green pinnate leaves, large crown

Conditions

Well-drained soil, full sun, drought tolerant once established

Christmas Palm

Adonidia

Prices


Small $30 (up to 1m) Doubles $45
Medium $50 (up to 1.5m) Doubles $65
Large $75 (up to 2m) Doubles $95
Ex. Large $100+ (over 2m) Doubles $120+

height

Approx 4m

Description

Slow-growing, small and slender, bright scarlet fruit

Conditions

Full sun or part shade, well- drained soil

Spindle Palm

Hyophorbe Verschaffeltii

Prices

Small $40 (up to 1m)
Medium $60 (up to 1.5m)
Large $100 (up to 2m)
Ex. Large $150+ (over 2m)

height

Approx 5m

Description

Slowing growing, 8-10 leaves, relative of the bottle palm, erect fronds

Conditions

Full to part sun, salt tolerant, suitable for pots

RIBBON FAN PALM

Livistona Decepien

Prices

Small $40 (up to 50cm) Medium $60 (up to 1m) Large $100 (up to 1.5m)
Ex. Large $150+ (over 1.5m)

height

Approx 20m

Description

Fan shaped palmate fronds with drooping tips

Conditions

Well-drained soil, full sun

Chinese Fan Palm

Livistonia Chinensis

Prices

Small $40 (up to 50cm) Medium $60 (up to 1m) Large $100 (up to 1.5m) Ex. Large $150+ (over 1.5m)

height

Approx 15m

Description

Fan-shaped leaves which droop downwards, form a dense canopy

Conditions

Well-drained soil, full sun to part shade

Alexander Palm

Archontrophoenix alexandrae

Prices

Small $25 (up to 1m) Doubles $40
Medium $45 (up to 1.5m) Doubles $60
Large $70 (up to 2m) Doubles $90
Ex. Large $100 (over 2m) Doubles $120

height

Approx 15-20m

Description

Self-cleaning, fast growing, pots or gardens

Conditions

Wet, full sun or part shade

Ponytail Palm

Beaucarnea recurvata

Prices

Small $20
Medium $30
Large $60
Ex. Large $100+

height

Approx 5m

Description

Bulbous trunk for water storage, hair-like leaves

Conditions

Suitable indoors, little water, slow-growing

Carpentaria Palm

Carpentaria acuminata

Prices

Small $25 (up to 1m) Doubles $40
Medium $45 (upto 1.5m) Doubles $60
Large $70 (up to 2m) Doubles $90
Ex. Large $100+ (over 2m) Doubles $120+

height

Approx 20m

Description

Fast-growing, slim trunk, tall

Conditions

Well-drained soil, full sun to part shade

Sago Palm – Cycad

Cycas revoluta

Prices

Small $40
Medium $60
Large $120+

height

Approx 4m

Description

Crown of dark leaves on a thick, shaggy trunk

Conditions

Wind and drought tolerant, ideal in pots

Red neck Palm

Dypsis leptocheilos

Prices

Small $25 (up to 1m) Doubles $40
Medium $45 (upto 1.5m) Doubles $60
Large $70 (up to 2m) Doubles $90
Ex. Large $100+ (over 2m) Doubles $120+

height

Approx 15m

Description

Highly ornamental palm with a striking red crown shaft with a velvet like texture.

Conditions

Full sun/light shade, and a moist, well drained position, rich soil

Bottle Palm

Hyophorbe lagenicaulis

Prices

Small $40 (up to 1m)
Medium $60 (up to 1.5m)
Large $120 (up to 2m)
Ex. Large $150+ (over 2m)

height

Approx 5m

Description

Bulbous trunk, pinnate leaves

Conditions

Well-drained soil, full sun, tolerant of sea spray

Macarthur Palm

Ptychosperma macarthurii

Prices

Small $25 (up to 1m)
Medium $45 (up to 1.5m)
Large $80 (up to 2m)
Ex. Large $100 (over 2m)

height

Approx 8m

Description

Clustering, multi-stemmed, dense head of feathery leaves, suitable for screening

Conditions

Full sun or part shade, well- drained soil

The Lady Palm

Rhapis Excelsa

Prices

Small $30
Medium $50
Large $80

height

Approx 3m

Description

Slow growing, hairy dark trunk, multi- stemmed clumps

Conditions

Indoors or shady

Foxtail Palm

Wodyetia bifurcate

Prices

Extra small $10 (200mm pots)
Small $25 (up to 1m) Doubles $40
Medium $45 (up to 1.5m) Doubles $60
Large $70 (up to 2m) Doubles $90
Ex. Large $100+ (over 2m) Doubles $120+

height

Approx 10m

Description

Self-cleaning, fast growing

Conditions

Well-drained soil, full sun, tolerant of sea spray

Miniature Date Palm

Phoenix Roebelenii

Prices

Small (up to 0.5m) $40
Medium (up to 1m) $60
Large (up to 1.5m) $120
Extra Large (over 1.5m) $150+

height

Approx 2m

Description

Small to medium-sized, slender tree, lower sharp spines

Conditions

Well-drained soil, sun to partial shade

Gum Palm

Dioon Spinulosum

Prices

Small $40
Medium $60
Large $100+

height

Up to 2m

Description

Self-cleaning, fast growing

Conditions

Well-drained soil, regular water, grows in soils containing few nutrients

Lipstick Palm

Crytostachys Renda

Prices

Small (up to 0.5m) $40
Medium (up to 1m) $60
Large (1-1.5m) $120
Extra Large (over 1.5m) $150+

height

Approx 1.5-5m

Description

Appropriately named for its bright red crown shaft. Considered to be one of the world’s most beautiful and exotic palms.

Conditions

Minimum temperature should rarely drop below 15 degrees, humidity is above 80% most of the time.

Fiji Fan Palm

Pritchardia pacifica

Prices

Small (up to 0.5m) $40
Medium (up to 1m) $60
Large (1-1.5m) $120
Extra Large (over 1.5m) $150+

height

Approx 6-10m

Description

On top of the thin, fiber covered trunk of this palm is a crown of twelve to twenty beautiful fan-shaped leaves. Each glossy, deep green frond looks as if it’s been pleated.

Conditions

Sun to partial shade, moist soil. Suitable inside if in bright light and kept moist.

Screw Palm

Pandanus Palm

Prices

Small $30 (up to 1m)
Medium $60 (up to 1.5m)
Large $100 (up to 2m)
Ex. Large $150+ (over 2m)

height

Up to 10m (varies)

Description

It starts life with a trunk firmly attached to the ground, but this withers and is eventually completely replaced by stilt roots. Pandanus have beautiful foliage, provide shade and shelter

Conditions

Sun to partial shade, water in Summer, dry out in Winter.

Bamboo Palm

Chamaedorea Seifrizii

Prices

Small $20
Medium $30
Large $50
Ex.Large $70

height

Approx 3m

Description

Naturally clumping stems, resembling that of bamboo. A great air-purifying plant.

Conditions

Prefers low-light conditions. Can be used in pots inside. Moist, well-drained soil.

Princess Palm

Dictyosperma

Prices

Small $25 (up to 1m) Doubles $40
Medium $45 (up to 1.5m) Doubles $60
Large $70 (up to 2m) Doubles $90
Ex. Large $100+ (over 2m) Doubles $120+

height

Approx 10m

Description

An elegant, graceful palm known for its ability to withstand hurricane winds. Tolerant of sea salt.

Conditions

Grown indoors and outdoors. Partial shade to full sun. Requires moist soil when indoors.

Betlenut 

Areca Triandra

Prices

Small (up to 0.5m) $30
Medium (up to 1m) $50
Large (1-1.5m) $100
Extra Large (over 1.5m) $120+

height

Approx 5m

Description

An attractive clustering palm, with light green, white ringed, stems, and dark green fronds. It has fragrant, lemon scented, pale yellow flowers.

Conditions

Full-sun or part-shade

Pinwheel palm

Licuala Ramsayii

Prices

Small $30
Medium $50
Large $100
Ex.Large $150+

height

Approx 10m

Description

An Australian native palm from northern parts of QLD which has spectacular near circular leaves up to 2m in diameter.

Conditions

Moist, fertile soil. Part-shade or shade.

TRAVELLERS Palm

RAVENALA

Prices

Small $20
Medium $35
Large $50

height

Approx 10m (varies)

Description

It is not a true palm. Given its name because the sheaths hold rainwater, used as an emergency for travellers. Fronds span outwards.

Conditions

Sun to partial shade, moist soil, salt tolerant

Cuban Royale

Roystonea Regia

Prices

Small $25 (up to 1m) Doubles $40
Medium $45 (up to 1.5m) Doubles $60
Large $70 (up to 2m) Doubles $90
Ex. Large $100+ (over 2m) Doubles $120+

height

Approx 30m

Conditions

Enjoys lots of sun and water. Survives in most soil types.

Description

A tall and stately palm. Used for lumber and thatch. Flowers are good pollinators.

COCONUT Palm

Cocos nucifera

Prices

Small $30 (Up to 1m)
Medium $50 (Up to 1.5m)
Large $80 (Up to 2m)
Ex. Large $120+ (Over 2m)

height

Approx 25m

Description

Slender, leaning trunk. Crown of feather-like leaves

Conditions

Tropical conditions, Full-sun, ample rainfall.

Madagascan Palm

Pachypodium lamerei

Prices

Small $25
Medium $40
Large $80+

height

Approx 6m

Description

Actually a succulent and therefore more closely related to cacti than palms. Unusual in appearance.

Conditions

Sunny position. Water liberally in Summer when the pot dries out, sparingly in Winter.

Fishtail Palm

Caryota Mitis

Prices

Small $30 (Up to 1m)
Medium $50 (Up to 1.5m)
Large $80 (Up to 2m)
Ex. Large $120+ (Over 2m)

height

Approx 6-8m

Description

A good indoor palm. The triangular shaped leaves look like the tail of a fish. A clumping palm that will thicken up with age.

Conditions

Bright but indirect sunlight. Thrives in humidity and warm temperatures. Keep soil moist.

Variegated Pandanus

Pandanus Baptistii

Prices

Small $30 (up to 1m)
Medium $60 (up to 1.5m)
Large $100 (up to 2m)
Ex. Large $150+ (over 2m)

height

Approx 2-3m

Description

This variegated beauty has showy leaves with a broad golden-yellow stripe down the leaf center and sandwiched between the green margins.

Conditions

Prefers full sun, filtered sunlight or semi-shade. Moderate water requirement.

Vanuatu Palm

Licuala Grandis

Prices

Small $40 (Up to 1m)
Medium $60 (Up to 1.5m)
Large $120 (Up to 2m)
Ex. Large $150+ (Over 2m)

height

Approx 3m

Description

One of the most interesting and elegant of all small palms. Glossy, pleated, fan-like fronds. Evergreen, frost-tender palm.

Conditions

Likes moist soil and - when mature - is comfortable in full sun as long as the humidity is high.

Silver Sword

Philodendron hastatum

Prices

Small $20
Medium $40
Large $60

height

Approx 2m

Description

A very rare and unusual philodendron with silver, almost metallic-looking foliage. Has a strong climbing habit.

Conditions

Avoid direct sunlight. Light-shade, and a moist, well drained position.