Johannesteijsmannia magnifica, Silver Joey

Johannesteijsmannia magnifica

Silver Joey
Family: Palmae
Origin: Malaysia
USDA Zone: 10-11?
USDA Plant Hardiness MapLarge shrub 5-10 ft tallSemi-shadeShadeRegular waterPalm or palm-like plant

This unique palm reaches a full size of 5-10 ft in height and thrives in semi-shade, as long as its regular requirements for water are met. Johannesteijsmannia magnifica (Silver Joey) also prefers a temperature above 55F to flourish and should be grown in USDA Zone 10-11.

It palm appearance, with its stout and erect stem and broad, undivided leaves gives the Silver Joey an exotic feel. In addition, this species is very attractive when grown in the garden or when used in planters and other containers. Its foliage is a beautiful silvery green and adds a wonderful texture to garden designs.

When growing Johannesteijsmannia magnifica in a pot, special care must be taken in colder regions, as it prefers a warmer environment. Make sure to provide your Silver Joeys with a spot with light dappled shade and regular watering. If you're looking for a stunning, tropical look and feel to your garden, this plant is the perfect choice!

Johannesteijsmannia magnifica, Silver Joey
Johannesteijsmannia magnifica, Silver Joey

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