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Syagrus romanzoffiana (Queen palm)

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
15m
Max height
15m
Max spread
10-20 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Syagrus romanzoffiana

Other names

Queen palm

Genus

Syagrus Syagrus

Species

S. romanzoffiana - S. romanzoffiana is a tender evergreen palm with a stout trunk and feathery foliage.


Syagrus romanzoffiana is: Evergreen

Habit

Arching

Foliage

Green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Red spider mite (box and other) Red spider mite (box and other)

General care

Propagation methods

Seed


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Where to grow

Syagrus romanzoffiana (Queen palm) will reach a height of 15m and a spread of 15m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

City, Coastal, Conservatory, Containers, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Plant in humus-rich, free draining soil and positioned in good light. This tender palm requires a minimum temperature of 18°C, so best grown in a container in a conservatory.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Indoor unheated (H2), Tender in frost (H3)

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Botanical name

Syagrus romanzoffiana

Other names

Queen palm

Genus

Syagrus Syagrus

Species

S. romanzoffiana - S. romanzoffiana is a tender evergreen palm with a stout trunk and feathery foliage.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Arching


Colour

Foliage

Green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Red spider mite (box and other)

General care

Propagation methods

Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Syagrus romanzoffiana (Queen palm) will reach a height of 15m and a spread of 15m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

City, Coastal, Conservatory, Containers, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Plant in humus-rich, free draining soil and positioned in good light. This tender palm requires a minimum temperature of 18°C, so best grown in a container in a conservatory.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Indoor unheated (H2), Tender in frost (H3)

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