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Chambeyronia macrocarpa, Red Leaf Palm, Red Feather Palm, Flame Thrower Palm, Blushing Palm

Chambeyronia macrocarpa

Red Leaf Palm, Red Feather Palm, Flame Thrower Palm, Blushing Palm
Family: Arecaceae / Palmae
Origin: New Caledonia
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterOrnamental foliagePalm or palm-likeSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This is one of the most beautiful palms in the world. A feather solitary palm to about 20-25ft, with a spectacular, bright red new leaf, which stays red for up to 10 days. The leaflets are also very wide, thick, and shiny so even without a new leaf it is very distinctive with very fat and thick pinnate leaves 10-12 feet long. Easy to grow. This is a must have in the garden.



Chambeyronia macrocarpa, Red Leaf Palm, Red Feather Palm, Flame Thrower Palm, Blushing Palm
Chambeyronia macrocarpa, Red Leaf Palm, Red Feather Palm, Flame Thrower Palm, Blushing Palm
Chambeyronia macrocarpa, Red Leaf Palm, Red Feather Palm, Flame Thrower Palm, Blushing Palm
Chambeyronia macrocarpa, Red Leaf Palm, Red Feather Palm, Flame Thrower Palm, Blushing Palm


Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/chambeyronia_macrocarpa.htm