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botanical name:
Chamaerops humilis
Chamaerops humilis © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Dwarf Fan Palm
family:  Arecaceae
characteristics: palm, evergreen
height: 2.00m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: spiky
leaf colour: green
flower colour:
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -10°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
description:
Miniature palm from SW Europe and N Africa where it covers mountain sides in coastal areas. Rarely exceeds 1.5m in height and occasionally forms a short trunk. Leaves large, deeply palmately divided in to very stiff segments.

cultivation:
Well drained soil, sun or light shade, Tolerant of windy locations.

propagation:
From seed or by removal of suckering stems.

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