Mount Lewis Archontophoenix purpurea

One of the more rare & beautiful members of the Archontophoenix family. Stronger and more tolerant of wind than a Bangalow and offering dramatic vertical appeal. Has an unusual purple tinge to the crownshaft.

Upright leaves present with a silvery underside.

Grade Height Indication Price Available Order
PB28 110cm $125 45
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  • Full sun.
  • Medium wind tolerant.
  • Will manage a very light frost to -1C.
  • Grows to a height of 10 metres (approx).
  • Requires adequate moisture.
  • Manages coastal conditions well. Salt spray will cause minimal marking.
  • Prefers a warm temperature.
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