Saturday, July 3, 2010
The Canary island palm is an alluring date palm from Canary islands. This is one of the most majestic of all palms. Slowly it reaches 60 feet in height. Having a thick trunk this palm is suitable for large landscapes.Due to its salt resistance the palm is often used in coastal gardens. It is often used as a street or avenue palm. Found mostly in the Mediterranean and southern parts of United States.It is higly priced but it is such a great palm. The Canary island palm is the best palm from an architectural point of view.
Friday, March 26, 2010
Washington palm (W.Robusta) is a tropical tall palm tree native to California. It has a tall, slender trunk, up to 100 feet tall and large, fan-shaped leaves that create a dense and compact canopy. Dead fronds hang downward and form a dense hula skirt over the trunk. Washington palm loves sunny locations and well-drained soils. They are sensitive to the winter temperature below 20 degrees F and prefer temperatures about 80 degrees F and higher. Washington palms have low watering needs.
Washington palm (Washingtonia robusta) is often used in street plantings and as a specimen landscape palnt.
Thursday, January 7, 2010
Hardy palm trees show remarkable qualities to survive in cold winter climates and tolerate a deep winter freeze. The Needle palm, Mazari palma and Windmill palm are known for their frost resistance. There are different types of hardy palm trees that can be grown in northern region: the northern USA and Canada.
Friday, November 13, 2009
Flowering trees produce fragrant blooms at flowering season usually from spring to fall. Blooms range from yellow, bright pink, light red and red. They add seasonal colors to your garden.
Generally flowering trees grow to 20 feet or taller. They grow moderately fast.
When choosing a flowering tree for your garden or landcape consider the color of other existing plants in your yard.
Plant world offers thousands of diffrent varieties of plants, trees and palms trees. Selection of palm trees is almost unlimited. They come in different sizes, forms and leaf shapes. Palm trees tropicise any garden and any landscape and set the mood.
Thursday, October 29, 2009
Palm trees are suitable not only for hot tropical climate, but also for north cold climates.