Common name: Bamboo Palm Native to: Central America Mature height: 4 to 10 ft Mature spread: 10 ft Growth Habit: multiple Leaf type: pinnate
photo by: Dennis Valdez Lakeside Palmetum Oakland
Description: Similar to bamboo in appearance. Will tolerate full sun as an adult.
The most cold tolerant of the bamboo Chamaedoreas.
This species in the garden: Growth rate: fast Sunlight: coast sun Water: keep moist Cold Tolerance: 25° F Seed or plant availability: common