Bronze Oraniopsis appendiculata / Palms
A rarely offered & elegant palm tree from North East Queensland. Stunning in maturity with a silver underside to the leaves which are feather duster shaped. It is extremely slow growing and can take 20 to 30 years before an emergent trunk is shown.
In cultivation, these palms rarely reach above 5-6 metres, however, in habitat they can reach 20 metres in height.
Filtered light required.
Can take a light frost only. Suitable for a relatively frost free, sheltered site.
- Full sun.
- Requires afternoon shade, prefers filtered sunlight.
- Low wind tolerant.
- Will manage a very light frost to -1C.
- Grows to a height of 5 metres (approx).
- Requires adequate moisture.
- Prefers a warm temperature.