Brahea armata
MEXICAN BLUE HESPER PALM, MEXICAN BLUE FAN PALM
Arecaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen palm

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
15m
Plant habit
 
7m

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Pruning: Remove spent leaves at their base as they form.

 
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Brahea armata
MEXICAN BLUE HESPER PALM, MEXICAN BLUE FAN PALM
Arecaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen palm

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
15m
Plant habit
 
7m

FEATURES

Flowers: yellow

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer

Leaves: blue-green

Bark & Stems: fibrous patterned stems


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical & coastal designs

Uses: large planter, accents, indoors

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: deer resistant






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