The Bismarck palm s stout trunk and symmetry of the huge crown lends a formal note while the startling blue green foliage amplifies the visual impact of this big beauty.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Satra, satrabe, satrana
Maximum Reachable Height
above 25 meters
Gray to tan in color
Planting and care
Bismarck palms are easy to grow in the right environment as they are adaptable to a wide range of soils and prefer to have good drainage as the Bismarck does not like to have root rot.
The Bismarck Palm can adapt to either Acidic or Alkaline soil and prefers to be watered directly into the root system or sprayed through the palm heart.
When planting the Bismarck palm make sure to not to cover up any part of the trunk, as this will lead to problems as the Bismarck Palm is susceptible to be eaten by microorganisms that live naturally in soil and other mediums
Bismarckia Palm care
Full sun but is tolerant of some shade.
Once established this palm is drought tolerant.
Fertilize the Bismarck palm with a quality palm fertilizer six weeks after planting. Continue with a fertilization schedule of three times per year. Apply in early spring, summer and fall.
Bismarckia Palm uses
From a cultural point of view, this species has been found to thrive in more tropical and humid environments around the world but has also had success in drier, desert areas
This palm is best planted where it can serve as a focal point
Planted against a dark backdrop of foliage, it serves as living sculpture adding drama and interest to the landscape
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Bismarckia Palm ?
Bismarckia Palm is commonly known as Satra, satrabe, satrana
How tall do Bismarckia Palm grow?
On average Bismarckia Palm grows above 25 meters
What color are Bismarckia Palm ?
A Bismarckia Palm plant bears flowers of color Gray to tan in color
How hard is Bismarckia Palm to grow?
A Bismarckia Palm is Easy.
How much sunlight does a Bismarckia Palm need?
A Bismarckia Palm prefers Full sun but is tolerant of some shade.
How much water does a Bismarckia Palm need?
A Bismarckia Palm prefers watering Once established this palm is drought tolerant.
What kind of soil does a Bismarckia Palm need?
A Bismarckia Palm prefers Well draining.
What temperature does a Bismarckia Palm like?
A Bismarckia Palm prefers 90-100F
How often should I fertilize my Bismarckia Palm ?
To encourage Bismarckia Palm growth, Fertilize the Bismarck palm with a quality palm fertilizer six weeks after planting. Continue with a fertilization schedule of three times per year. Apply in early spring, summer and fall.
Monday, 17 February 2020
Exactly what I wanted and couldn t locate in any of our local shops! Thanks
Sunday, 24 November 2019
Does it comes with soil?
Saturday, 23 November 2019
This plant can be grown anywhere in the house in?indirect sunlight.