Mediterranean Fan Palm(Chamaerops Humilis)
The Mediterranean Fan Palm is a fantastic garden palm tree that works well to accent any Charleston-area home or business. Scroll down to see how you can incorporate it in your next project.
Mediterranean Fan Palm (Chamaerops Humilis)
Other names: European Fan Palm
The Mediterranean Fan Palm Tree is a small clumping palm with spinney leaf stems. This palm gives a Mediterranean garden appearance and is a specimen or in a grouping.
- Works well in Charleston
- Will show damage below 15F
- Very Slow Growing
- Max. 20ft.
- Handles sun and shade well
- Low water requirements
About the Mediterranean fan Palm:
The Mediterranean Fan Palm Tree, also known as the European Fan Palm, is a great clumping palm tree variety. As the name suggests it comes from the areas outlining the Mediterranean Sea.
The tree is usually seen in short clump although single specimen can grow up to 20 feet in time. As for cold hardiness, the European Fan Palm will likely show damage below 15°.
This palm gives a Mediterranean garden appearance and is a specimen or in a grouping.
The Mediterranean Fan Palm Tree is recommended for Mt. Pleasant, Charleston, Kiawah SC and surrounding areas.
Caring for your Mediterranean Fan Palm
We’ll be adding detailed information for taking care of your Mediterranean Fan Palm. For now, though check out our general tips for palm tree care.
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