Mediterranean Fan Palm

Chamaerops Humilis

The Mediterranean Fan Palm is a slow growing palm that likes the sun. This palm is usually grown with multi-trunks that get 6 to 10 inches wide and 5 to 15 feet high. The Mediterranean Fan is a perfect fan for Arizona because of its love for the sun and because it is drought tolerant. This palms is also great for Arizona because it can tolerate the cold weather even under 20 degrees F. It has small bright yellow flowers that are followed by dark yellow/orange fruit.