Travellar Palm - Plant
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-High Quality 8 inch Plastic Pot with each plant.
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These plants grow to be enormous, with huge leaves sprouting from a long stems in a flat, fan-shaped pattern like a peacock s tail.
They are actually members of the bird-of-paradise plant family.
The traveller palm is more closely related to the banana tree family than the palm tree one.
Height: 30-50 ft.
Difficulty level: Easy.
Planting & Care
Anywhere you plant, keep in mind the growth direction of the crown of foliage as this becomes a very large and wide-spreading plant, place it no closer than 8 to 10 feet from the house.
When using against a fence or short wall, come out about 4 feet or more. If planting a row of them, space 6 to 8 feet or more apart.
This plant will work in a container only while it s very young.
Sunlight: It likes full sun but can also grow in light shade.
Soil: Moist, well drained soil.
Water: Regular watering.
Temprature: Can tolerate cold temperature down to 20 F.
Fertilizer: Fertilize 3 times a year in spring summer and autumn using a quality all-purpose or palm fertilizer.
- Plant with top soil or organic peat moss added to the hole.
- Trim off outside leaf branches as needed (and as long as the plant is reachable).
- Landscape uses for travelers palm.
Anchor for a garden bed
http://www.south-florida-plant-guide.com/travelers-palm.html http://www.palmtreepassion.com/travelers-palm.html#.VnKI4rZ97cs https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ravenala
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