Chambeyronia macrocarpa/Red feather Palm, Blushing Palm

Chambeyronia macrocarpa / Chambeyronia macrocarpa
Foliage featuring the red stems
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Foliage featuring the red stems


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Scientific Name: Chambeyronia macrocarpa
Common Name: Red feather Palm, Blushing Palm
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: This feather palm produces new leaves which are bright red and stay red for ten days before turning green. It produces thick pinnate arching fronds. It makes a strong presence in a garden in warm parts of the country where temperatures do no dip below freezing.