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Adonidia merrillii
(Syn. Veitchia merrillii)
Christmas Palm

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Qty $ 3.62 /packet

10 large seeds

Adonidia merrillii----Christmas Palm

Christmas Palm - Manila Palm

A great container or small landscape palm from the Philippines, often grown in groupings of two or three. 15-20 feet in height. Called Christmas Palm because of its bright red winter fruits. Also called Manila Palm due to its origin. Not cold tolerant but easy and fast-growing from seed.

Zone 10+

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Archontophoenix alexandrae
King Palm



Qty $ 2.96 /packet

10 seeds
Archontophoenix alexandrae----King Palm This handsome, fast-growing Australian palm tolerates light frosts and makes an elegant house plant in a sunny location. If allowed to grow freely, the King Palm may reach 80 feet in height. Feather-shaped leaves are bright green above and silvery-white on the undersides. Very popular and easy to grow. Needs bright light and lots of water.

Zone 10+
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Bismarckia nobilis
Bismarck Palm



Qty $ 5.38 /packet

5 large seeds
Bismarckia nobilis How to do justice to this magnificent palm in just a few words? The Bismarck palm has a full crown of large, silvery blue, circular, fan-shaped leaves and a tall, columnar trunk. The fronds on this palm can get up to 10 feet across. In seedlings and young plants, the leaves are tinged with an unreal purple-red colour. Bismarckia develops fairly quickly into a large and stunning tree that is excellently suited for the subtropical or tropical garden. It is tolerant of drought and a few degrees of frost and wants a place in full sun, such as it enjoys in the highland savannas of its native home of Madagascar. May reach 60 feet in height. Our seeds are collected only from the areas of Madagascar with the best, most silvery blue plants. A winner!

Zone 9b+
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Chamaedorea elegans
Neantha Bella Palm



Qty $ 3.95 /packet

12 seeds
Chamaedorea elegans Chamaedorea elegans is one of the more widely grown indoor palms, perhaps largely because it requires only minimal light to thrive. Also known as Neantha Bella and Parlour Palm, this small, graceful palm is an ideal indoor pot plant. Its long, arching fronds of shiny deep green complement any decor. Maximum height of 4'. Native to Mexico and Guatemala. Very easy to care for but keep watered and away from direct sunlight.

Zone 10+
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Cycas revoluta
Sago Palm



Qty $ 4.39 /packet

5 very large seeds
Cycas revoluta Not a palm at all but the most popular cycad in the world. Often cultivated as a houseplant, growth is slow up to 10' in height. Partial shade.

Zone 8+
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Cyrtostachys renda
Red Sealing Wax Palm



Qty $ 3.95 /packet

12 seeds
Cyrtostachys renda

Unless you live in a warm tropical climate, this gorgeous palm should probably be grown in a container indoors, where it can always be kept above 40° F. Commonly called the sealing wax palm, the Cyrtostachys renda is native to Malaysia, New Guinea and Sumatra. It has a beautiful red crownshaft and will reach a height of about 16 feet. A highly prized specimen!.

Zone 10+

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Dioon edule
Mexican Cycad



Qty $ 4.94 /packet

5 large seeds
Dioon edule You too can own your very own "living fossil", the name often applied to cycads because they have changed very little in the last 200 million years. Dioon edule is truly a handsome and distinctive specimen. And it is one of the most cold hardy cycads. Mature and established plants have been reported to tolerate temperatures down to 9 F for several days. This plant may eventually grow to just over ten feet in height -- a most useful size for landscape design. Dioon edule is always in high demand but seeds are usually quite scarce. Surprisingly easy to grow and care for, the Dioon edule is indeed a prized specimen and bound to attract many admirers.

Zone (8b)9+
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Dypsis decaryi
Triangle Palm



Qty $ 3.95 /packet

10 seeds
Dypsis decaryi Very popular palm from Southern Madagascar, Triangle Palm is strictly tropical and will tolerate only light frosts. It is fast growing to about 25 feet under ideal conditions and makes a stunning landscape specimen or very unusual indoor palm. Seeds usually germinate within a month.

Zone 10+
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Dypsis lutescens
Butterfly Palm



Qty $ 3.62 /packet

50 seeds
Dypsis lutescens 50 seeds

Native to Madagascar, this elegant, medium size palm will survive light frosts but is most popular as an indoor potted plant. And the Butterfly Palm is a good choice for a first attempt at growing palms from seed.

Zone 10+
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Hyophorbe verschaffeltii
Spindle Palm



Qty $ 3.29 /packet

20 seeds
Hyophorbe verschaffeltii A well-known and much-loved tropical palm with a spindle-shaped, swollen trunk and stiffly ascending, pinnate leaves. The Spindle Palm is quick to germinate, easily cultivated, and fast growing, making it ideal for the tropical or frost-free subtropical garden, or as an attractive indoor specimen for a brightly lit spot. Will tolerate light frosts (30°F). Full sun to part shade, grows to about 18 feet in height.

Zone 10+
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Jubaea chilensis
Chilean Wine Palm



Qty $ 3.95 /packet

8 large seeds
Jubaea chilensis Probably the most massive and undoubtedly the most cold-tolerant of all pinnate palms, this species, although not common in cultivation, hardly needs any introduction. Native to central Chile, it is well suited to temperate and subtropical climates. It is highly drought tolerant but will also do well in cold and humid conditions. It does not need hot summers to grow well and in winter it can take severe frost down to 3°F unharmed. For many temperate climates it is the only large pinnate palm which is cold-tolerant enough to be successful long-term. Many fine, centennial examples can be admired for instance in California, Australia and along the Mediterranean, in southern Switzerland, along the windy Atlantic coast of France and even in Britain. And there are other areas where it would do well but has not been tried Germination and establishment are slow but easily accomplished and young plants are sought after and of high value as they are rarely found in the nursery trade. We can now offer seeds of excellent quality at exceptionally low prices.

Zone 10+
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Licuala grandis
Ruffled Fan Palm



Qty $ 3.95 /packet

8 seeds
Licuala grandis A tropical understory palm known for its round, pleated fronds that measure 3-feet across. Rather slow growing to a height of about 6-8 feet but will stay under 5 feet in a container. Loves moist, shady areas and does very well in low-light situations indoors. Requires little maintenance but needs protection against frost, which can damage the foliage.

Zone 9b+
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Licuala ramsayi
Australian Fan Palm



Qty $ 4.17 /packet

10 seeds
Licuala ramsayi Leaves up to 7 feet wide!

This spectacular fan palm is one of the largest Licualas, reaching 50+ feet in height in the fan palm forests of Queensland. Huge, circular leaves up to 7 feet across like the leaves of a gigantic Pinwheel Palm. Licuala ramsayi should be grown in a sheltered location and away from direct sunlight. Slow growing but is just as attractive when young and well suited for indoor display. Needs plenty of water.

Zone 10+
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Licuala spinosa
Pinwheel Palm



Qty $ 4.83 /packet

10 seeds
Licuala spinosa Pinwheel Palm, also known as Mangrove Fan Palm, is one of the most robust species of Licuala. Native to Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia, this magnificent palm is easy to care for and probably the best of the Licualas for cold hardiness, withstanding freezing temperatures to about 25°F. Pinwheel Palm grows 12-15 feet in height. Its big, round, divided leaves can reach 3 feet across or more. Light shade to full sun, fast-growing, suited to subtropical and tropical areas. Makes a splendid and unusual indoor palm. Keep well watered. Germinate usually occurs in 3 - 8 weeks.

Zone 10+
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Livistona chinensis
Chinese Fan Palm



Qty $ 3.84 /packet

10 seeds
Livistona chinensis Well known and extremely popular, Chinese Fan Palm can withstand moderate frosts to 20 degrees F or less. Leaves are fan-shaped and beautifully weeping. Looks great even when young. Easy to grow and germinates readily from seed. Wonderful container plant and perfect for smaller yards.

Zone 9+
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Lytocaryum weddellianum
Miniature Coconut Palm

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Qty $ 4.48 /packet

5 seeds
Lytocaryum weddellianum This small palm originates from high altitudes in Brazil's Coastal Cloud Forest. Now rare in the wild due to forest destruction that is eating up the tiny remaining areas where it clings to life. It is not the easiest of palms to cultivate but certainly unsurpassed for its beautiful, finely pinnate, arching leaves. Lytocaryum is suited to a wide range of climates from cool temperate to cool tropical and will tolerate light frosts. It grows best in a humus rich, acidic soil. Seeds are easy to germinate.

Zone 9b+
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Nannorrhops ritchiana
Silver Mazari Palm



Qty $ 4.83 /packet

8 seeds
Nannorrhops ritchiana

Cold Hardy Palm

Over the past few years, this blue/silver leaved Nannorrhops from S-Pakistan and Iran has proved to be one of the most valuable additions to the range of cold hardy palms. It will thrive in the tropics as well as in temperate areas, with good drainage even in wetter regions, and with ample heat it is easy to germinate and, surprisingly enough, VERY FAST growing, producing thick, blue/silver, sometimes almost white, leathery fan-shaped leaves. In winter, if kept dry, it will resist temperatures as low as about -10°C.

Zone 7b+

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Phoenix canariensis
Canary Island Date Palm



Qty $ 3.18 /packet

12 seeds
Phoenix canariensis Highly popular, fast-growing Canary Island Date Palm, cold hardy to 16°F. This massive palm can sometimes reach 60 feet in height, requiring plenty of space in the landscape. But makes a nice container plant, as well. Can be brought indoors for the winter in colder climates. Easily grown from seed.

Zone 9+
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Phoenix roebelenii
Pygmy Date Palm



Qty $ 3.29 /packet

25 seeds
Phoenix roebelenii One of the best palms to grow indoors, Pygmy Date Palm is native to the rainforests of Southeast Asia. It can be planted attractively either singly or in groupings. Quite a popular plant due to its hardiness, attractiveness and small size. Typically, it will eventually reach a height of about 9'. Seeds take about 3 months to germinate.

Zone 9+
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Pritchardia thurstonii
Thurston Fan Palm



Qty $ 3.62 /packet

12 seeds
Pritchardia thurstonii From the Fiji Islands, this unusual, most attractive fan palm is easily grown from seed. It is highly salt resistant and will tolerate a few degrees of frost. Similar to Pritchardia pacifica but easier to cultivate. Makes a nice container plant.

Zone 10+
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Ravenala madagascariensis
Traveller's Palm



Qty $ 3.29 /packet

12 seeds
Ravenala madagascariensis Not a true palm, but a striking plant that is related to the banana and bird of paradise, growing up to 40 feet in height in tropical and subtropical regions. Often grown in containers, where size can be restricted. Easily produced from seed, it is VERY fast growing. Travellers Palm gets its name from the fact that thirsty travellers find water in the flower bracts and leaf folds of the plant. Needs rich, moist but well-drained soil and a sunny spot in a hot climate, sheltered from strong winds. Native to Madagascar.

Zone 10+
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Rhapis excelsa
Lady Palm



Qty $ 4.39 /packet

10 seeds
Rhapis excelsa This well-known and much loved oriental-looking small palm, valuable as a house plant due to its legendary tolerance of low light and abuse, has been popular for a hundred years or more. Slow growing to begin with, it picks up speed as it ages. Outdoors, plant it in shade for best appearance and don't let up on the watering. Great hedge plant that will succeed in nearly all warmer climates. Tolerates a few degrees of frost.

Zone 9+
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Roystonea borinquena
Pueto Rican Royal Palm



Qty $ 3.62 /packet

10 seeds
Roystonea regia The legendary Royal palm has a stout, white marble column-like trunk; a huge, grass green crown shaft; and a handsome crown of large, feathery leaves. The palm, which is fast growing in ideal conditions, is thought by many to be the most beautiful palm in the world, and is widely planted as an ornamental in the American tropics and elsewhere. The small seeds germinate readily and seedling growth is fast and satisfying.

Zone 10+
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Sabal minor var Louisiana
Louisiana Palmetto



Qty $ 4.06 /packet

12 seeds
Sabal minor Louisiana Dwarf Palmetto grows to about 6 ft in height and eventually forms a short aboveground trunk. This palm has large, blue-green fan leaves and can survive down to -3°F. An easy palm to grow.

Zone 7+
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Syagrus romanzoffiana
Queen Palm



Qty $ 3.84 /packet

10 seeds
Syagrus romanzoffiana Cultivated worldwide because it's so easy to grow, Queen Palm can reach 50 feet in height. Will tolerate a wide range of conditions including cold temperatures down to about 25 F without damage. Seeds are very easy to germinate. Native to South America.

Zone 9+
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Trachycarpus fortunei
Windmill Palm



Qty $ 3.51 /packet

12 seeds
Trachycarpus fortunei Probably the most popular of all hardy palms, Trachycarpus fortunei is very dependable and easy to grow. Windmill Palm (also called Chusan Palm) reaches 20 to 40 feet in height, is moderately fast growing and will withstand temperatures down into the single digits (F). Can reach mature height in as little as 7 -10 years. Prefers partial shade but will tolerate full sun. A great choice for beginners and seasoned gardeners alike!

Zone 7b+
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Trachycarpus takil
Kumaon Palm

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Qty $ 4.72 /packet

10 seeds
Trachycarpus takil Cold hardy to -5°F

Native to mountainous areas of Uttar Pradesh Province in India, the rare and sought after Kumaon palm regularly endures cold, snowy winters and is hardy to -5°F. Trachycarpus takil is endangered and nearly extinct. Not often seen in cultivation, this fast-growing palm should be of interest to collectors and palm enthusiasts who are looking for specimens that will thrive in cooler climates. Limited supply.

Zone 6b+
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Trachycarpus wagnerianus
Miniature Chusan Palm



Qty $ 4.39 /packet

8 seeds
Trachycarpus wagnerianus Best Trachycarpus for General Cultivation

• Small, very stiff leaves - 24" across - compact habit
• Jaunty and charming appearance from very early age
• Young plants have a gorgeous, bonsai-like appearance
• Ideal for the smaller garden and for container use
• Adaptable from cold temperate to dry tropical climates
• Great cold tolerance, down to 1° F
• Great tolerance of wind
• The perfect choice for coastal situations
• Easy germination: should be 95% at room temperature
• Transplant at any size with no set-back & little leaf loss
• Can grow more than 1 foot of trunk per year
• Excellent resistance to most all diseases and pests

Zone 7b+
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Wallichia disticha
Distichous Fishtail Palm



Qty $ 4.39 /packet

10 seeds
Wallichia disticha Wallichia disticha is one of the most intriguing and easily recognizable palms in cultivation. Its leaves are arranged in two vertical rows alongside the trunk. Numerous narrow-fishtail fishtail-shaped leaflets are arranged in clusters and spread in several planes. Wallichia disticha is of medium size and grows extremely fast once established. Native to northeastern India and Burma, it is highly adaptable and succeeds very well in climates ranging from warm temperate to tropical. Seeds rarely available.

Zone 10+
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Washingtonia filifera
California Fan Palm

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Qty $ 3.62 /packet

50 seeds
Washingtonia filifera Washingtonia filifera (California Fan Palm) is native to Southern California and Western Arizona. It is widely grown in subtropical climates and is used extensively in landscaping. This palm is one of the easiest palms to grow from seed and is a great choice if you've never before grown palms from seed. Washingtonia filifera is cold hardy down to about 10 F degrees. Large specimens may tolerate even colder temperatures. It is also a very fast-growing palm, easy to transplant (even when large) and makes a wonderful potted plant, too. In its native habitat, California Fan Palm can reach 60 feet in height, but in cooler climates it will seldom reach more than 15 feet or so.

Zone 8+
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Zamia floridana
Florida Coontie



Qty $ 3.84 /packet

5 seeds
Zamia floridana VERY COLD HARDY!

The only U.S. native cycad and can survive temperatures to 7° F! Once abundant, Zamia integrifolia is becoming increasingly uncommon as its habitats are being destroyed. The species is now considered 'endangered' in Florida. Grows 1 - 3 feet in height. Sun or shade, also makes an outstanding container plant indoors and out.s The fruit is cherry red when ripe. Highly recommended!

Zone 8+
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