Mexican Blue Palm

Blue palm of Mexico is a hardy and very ornamental.

The planting,’Maintenance and size allow you to the’help to have a nice growth.

In short, that’you should know:

Name : Brahea armata
Family : Aracacées
Type : Tree

: 8 to 15 m
Climate : Hot
Exposure : Sunlight
Ground : Well drained, sandy

: Evergreen

Plantation of palm:

Prefer spring planting if’Winter is cool in your area or you can plant it in’fall.

  • Blue palm tree plant in a mixture of soil, potting soil and river sand
  • Here are tips on technique planting.

Size of the palm interview:

No size n’is necessary but loses her palm to palm as and should remove them as that’they turn yellow.

  • Prune damaged fins
  • Protect the palm of the cold’Winter in heavy frost.

Namely the blue palm of Mexico:

This species belongs to the family of Brahea. She is extremely widespread and known for its resistance to low temperatures, until -10 °.

The Brahea is also reputed to be one of the most beautiful palm trees. It is grown for its beautiful crown almost blue leaves.

This palm has a relatively slow growth and will take several years before’reach several meters.

Regarding the’watering must be thoroughly watered when the soil becomes dry during hot weather.

Malignant Council about this palm:

Prefer a watering in the evening in order to’prevent the’water s’evaporated, c’is a gesture for’environment!