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Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Information Sheet

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Chamaerops humilis-Mediterranean Fan Palm

Slow growing but very hardy. Clump forming with rich green foliage. Grows to 20'. Can be used as a good container subject. Full sun or partial shade, Native of Mediterranean, Europe and N. Africa. The only European native palm. Petioles have sharp spines.


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