Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Trachycarpus fortunei requires protection from cold winter winds.
Flowering Period: May - June.
Flower Colour: Yellowish-white
Rate of Growth: Very slow.
Habit: Eventually a small tree with a narrow, upright habit.
Height: up to 10 m (32 ft)
Spread: 2 m (6 ft)
Notes: Trachycarpus fortunei is very slow growing and can take 100 years to reach the above height.