Palms and cycads
Native to Australia and the South Pacific. Small feather palms with slender, ringed trunks and well-defined crown shafts (the smooth, usually green upper portion of the trunk, formed by overlapping bases of newer leaves). Leaflets are toothed at the tip. Often produce red fruit in warmest frost-free climates. Grow in well-drained soil.Ptychosperma macarthuri
Native to New Guinea. Grows to 10–25 ft. tall and 12–15 ft. wide, with several clustered trunks. Leaves to 6 1/2 ft. long. Good large understory plant. Often grown in tubs.
Native to Australia and the South Pacific. Small feather palms with slender, ringed trunks and well-de...
Native to Madagascar. Twines to 15–30 ft. Waxy, glossy green, oval leaves to 4 in. long. Valued ...
Handsome single-stemmed palm grows to 50 ft. tall and 15 ft. wide in Southern California. A hardy, hig...