Climbing Palm (Desmoncus orthacanthos)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Underground structures: Taproot
Containers: Not suitable for containers

credit: Alex Popovkin

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Posted by Dutchlady1 (Sunny Naples, Florida - Zone 10a) on Feb 25, 2014 6:04 AM

The stems of this climbing palm are used for baskets in its native area (tropical America).

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