How to grow Caryota zebrina

Caryota zebrina grow and care – palm tree of the genus Caryota also known as Striped Fishtail Palm or Zebra Fishtail Palm, Caryota zebrina perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropics, mediterranean, desert or subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.

Stems color black with green and brown and create stripes like Zebra.

Caryota zebrina leaves

Leaves color green leaves pinnate fronds with shredded leaves, leaves can 1m when the tree young to 3m and more when full grown, the trunk has triangle shape

Flower color yellow flowers grow on branch (palm fronds) on every branch can be dozens of flowers separate tree for male and female flowers.

Fruit (none-edible) color can be red, purple, yellow or black, fruit shape is oval to round

Caryota zebrina for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Buy Now in E-bay

How to grow Caryota zebrina growing and care:

After the plant establish can survive little frost,

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Suckers

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Fruit contain toxicity

Planting season:
Spring, summer / Autumn (in warm climate)

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:

How to prune:

Size of the plant?
6-12 m, 20-40 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Slow growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower
Yellow flowers grow on branch (palm fronds) on every branch can be dozens of flowers separate tree for male and female flowers.

Scientific name:

Caryota zebrina

How to grow Caryota zebrina

Chrysanthemum pacificum trunk

Chrysanthemum pacificum leaf stem

Chrysanthemum pacificum leaf

Chrysanthemum pacificum plant care

Chrysanthemum pacificum plant


Blooming Seasons
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Yellow flower
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Fast growing plants
  • Slow growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Evergreen
  • Palm
  • Perennial plant
  • Tree
Plant Uses
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
  • Part shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Big amount of water
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13