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Dwarf Date PalmBy Forest and Kim Starr CC BY 2.0 (Photo Credits)
Botanical Name: Phoenix roebelenii

Ornamental, the very popular exotic Pygmy Date palm is the perfect miniature palm tree. The edible fruits are small - 1cm and resemble tiny, thin-fleshed dates. A slim trunk and a beautiful crown of feathery leaves. Suits the warm temperate, tropical or subtropical garden, Makes an excellent potted palm.

Other Names: pygmy date palm, miniature date palm
ImagePriceAvail.PropagationSizeBuy Options
$3.90 40 Seedling xSmall

$14.90 32 Seedling Medium

$14.90 15 Seedling Small


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Phoenix roebelenii (Dwarf date palm, pygmy date palm) Palm - Ornamental Dwarf Date For Sale (Size: Medium)  (Grown from Seed) Leaf of the Palm Dwarf Date

Plant Information or Specifications

Sub Categories (HashTags)

Tropical Garden Plant (#TropicalGardenPlant)

Preferred Climate

Tropical, Subtropical, Warm Temperate
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)


Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?


Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

Water Requirements

Drought Hardy (Little Watering)

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?

No (Full Size)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest

5+ Years

Sun or Shade

Full (Sun:80%-100%), Part (Sun:50-80%), Shade (Sun:0-50%)

Preferred Soil Type

Good Drainage

Soil pH

Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)



Question & Answer

Can I have it delivered to Tasmania? From: MORNINGTON

Unfortunately Tasmania will not let us send plants to you due to them enforcing strict quarantine requirements.

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