About Pindo Palm
Pindo palms, also known as jelly palms, grow slowly to a mature height of 15-20 feet with a trunk diameter of 1 to 1 1/2 feet. The fruits of this graceful palm are light orange to brownish red and can be used to make jellies.
The seeds can even be roasted for a coffee substitute. Pindo palms are often used as a specimen tree and draw a variety of wildlife with their sweet fruit.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Jelly palm.|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||15-20 feet.|
|Difficulty Level ||easy|
Pindo Palm care
Falling fruit can make a mess, so it is recommended that pindo palms be planted at least ten feet from decks, patios or paved surfaces. Since these trees grow so slowly, it is best to buy at least a three-year-old nursery stock tree unless you are extremely patient.
|Sunlight ||Full sun or partial shade.|
|Watering ||Pindo palms are able to survive hot and windy conditions, but it is always best to keep the soil adequately moist.|
|Soil ||Any type of soil as long as it is moderately salt tolerant and has good drainage.|
|Temperature ||Do well in colder regions where temperatures may dip to 5 F. (-15 C.).|
|Fertilizer ||Feed the palm two or three times between spring and fall, using a palm fertilizer.|
Pindo Palm uses
- This palm makes a great accent which fits well into small areas like courtyards and entries
- It is a tough plant and survives in hot urban landscapes and even thrives there if watered and fed
- Large, showy clusters of orange-yellow, juicy, edible fruits, the size of large dates, are produced and often used to make jams or jellies
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Pindo Palm ?
Pindo Palm is commonly known as Jelly palm.
How tall do Pindo Palm grow?
On average Pindo Palm grows 15-20 feet.
How hard is Pindo Palm to grow?
How much sunlight does a Pindo Palm need?
A Pindo Palm prefers Full sun or partial shade.
How much water does a Pindo Palm need?
A Pindo Palm prefers watering Pindo palms are able to survive hot and windy conditions, but it is always best to keep the soil adequately moist.
What kind of soil does a Pindo Palm need?
A Pindo Palm prefers Any type of soil as long as it is moderately salt tolerant and has good drainage.
What temperature does a Pindo Palm like?
A Pindo Palm prefers Do well in colder regions where temperatures may dip to 5 F. (-15 C.).
How often should I fertilize my Pindo Palm ?
To encourage Pindo Palm growth, Feed the palm two or three times between spring and fall, using a palm fertilizer.
Friday, 14 February 2020
Where did you get the round plant stands with the feet on them?
Thursday, 28 November 2019
How often I need to water it?
Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Good one.. Good plant growth & good packing...
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