These sub-tropical palms will tolerate frosts down to about 25°F or 4°C. Slow growing, they prefer deep, sandy soil. Need good sun light, produces more vigorous, deeper green foliage in dappled shade. They make excellent container plants. Propagate from seed in summer.
You can propagate by seed in the spring to summer; they have a minimum germination temperature of 23C.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Prone to red spider mites and scale insects.