Big Mountain / Umbrella Hedyscepe canterburyana / Palms
Another native to Lord Howe, this palm tree is a total winner in the grace and form stakes.
Silver trunked, crown shafted palm native to Lord Howe Island. Yet another Lord Howe palm tree to covet, the ‘Hedy’ is a magnificent palm to include witin your landscaping design. Arching recurved leaves and strong form shows this off as a stand alone specimen and also as a interesting focal point within a grouping .
- Grows to 10m over 40-50 years.
- Prefers low-medium wind
- Tolerates light frost
- Excellent for the coast in a sheltered spot.
- Beautiful white trunk.
- Enjoys regular feeding
- Full sun-semi shade