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.
- Prefers full sun, but will tolerate part shade.
- Prefers some shade, but will tolerate full sun.
- Low wind tolerant.
- Will tolerate light frosts only.
- Grows to a height of 5 metres (approx).
- Requires adequate moisture.