Doum palm grow and care – palm tree of the genus Hyphaene also known as Hyphaene thebaica, Doum palm perennial evergreen used for edible fruits and also as drought tolerant ornamental or medical plant, can grow in desert climate and growing in hardiness zone 10-12.
Leaves color green leaves frond when the start to grow it’s like sword when it’s open rounded shape in shredded like fork or spoon narrow tines in the size 1-2 m.
Flower color yellow, flowers grow on clump its branch on every branch can be dozens of flowers dioecious male and female flower on separate plants.
Doum palm fruits
Fruit edible, color of the fruit purple red, the fruit round shapeless.
Doum palm for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Doum palm growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Allelopathy, hard to pick the fruit Spring, summer, autumn Planting season: Rhynchophorus ferrugineus Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Autumn How to prune: Dead leaves but not to cut them until the trunk the stem of the dead leaves protect the trunk Size of the plant? 10-15 m, 30-45 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing / Slow growing Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? No Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower Yellow flowers grow on clump its branch on every branch can be dozens of flowers dioecious male and female flower on separate plants Edible Fruits Fruit harvest season: Autumn Fruits pests or diseases: Birds, bats What can be done with big quantities of Doum palm fruits? Eaten raw, cakes, dry, juice, jam and frozen Work requirements on the fruit: When the tree is young it’s easy to pick the fruit after that it become harder 7-10 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Slow growing plants
Evergreen, Palm, Perennial plant, Tree
Edible plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12
Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Alcoholic beverages, Dried fruit, Eaten raw, Fruit, Ice pop & Ice cream plants, Jams, Juice