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Chinese Fan Palm

Chinese Fan (Fountain) Palm (Livistona chinensis)


  • Native to southern Japan, Taiwan, South China Sea islands
  • Height 15’-25’ outside native area – 15’ spread, slow growing
  • Flowers followed by blue seeds
  • Does well in most soils if adequately fed
  • Drought tolerant; grows more quickly with regular watering
  • Prefers full sun to partial shade
  • Hardy zones 8-11, 25ºF (may recover from 15ºF)   
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