Washingtonia palm grow and care – palm tree of the genus Washingtonia palm also known as Mexican fan palm, Washingtonia palm perennial evergreen used for edible fruits and mostly as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate, tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+.
Leaves color green leaves in frond shape 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 pink, yellow or white, flowers grow on clump its branch on every branch can be dozens of flowers dioecious male and female flower on separate plants.
Washingtonia palm palm fruits
Fruit edible, color of the fruit purple-black, the fruit round shapeless.
Washingtonia palm palm for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Washingtonia palm palm growing and care:
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Allelopathy, hard to pick the fruit, invasive Difficulties or problems when growing: All year Planting season: Rhynchophorus ferrugineus Pests and diseases: Autumn Pruning season: How to prune : Dead leaves but not to cut them until the trunk the stem of the dead leaves protect the trunk 10-25 m, 30-75 feet Size of the plant: Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Small amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? No Growing is also possible in a planter, flowerpot or 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 Autumn Fruit harvest season: Fruits pests or diseases : Birds, bats What can be done with big quantities of Washingtonia palm fruit ? Eaten raw, cakes, dry, juice, jam and frozen When the tree is young it’s easy to pick the fruit after that it become harder Work requirements on the fruit: 7-10 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Edible Parts Culinary uses Alcoholic beverages Eaten raw Fruit Jams Flower colors Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Tropics Climate Harvest Season Ornamental parts Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Evergreen Palm Perennial plant Tree Plant Uses Edible plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13 Hardiness zone 9