Mexican Fan Palm
Palms and cycads
These fast-growing fan palms are too tall for most suburban gardens; they are best suited to large properties, avenues, parkways. Species often hybridize if growing near each other.Washingtonia robusta
To 100 ft. tall, 10 ft. wide; trunk is slightly curved or bent, slimmer than that of W. filifera. Head of bright green foliage is more compact; leafstalks are shorter, with a red streak on the undersides.
Native to China and northern India. Grows to 30–50 ft. tall and wide, with an irregular habit. R...
Mint-family member from South Africa. Branching to 4–6 ft. tall and wide. Hairy, square stems ca...
To 60 ft. tall, 20 ft. wide, with thicker trunk than W. robusta. Long-stalked, 3–6-ft.,...