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VEITCHIA MERRILLII - MANILA PALM.

Veitcha merrillii - Manila palmSynonym
Adonidia merrillii.
Common name
Christmas palm, manila palm,
adonidia merrillii.

Family
Arecaceae (Palmae) .


Overview
Manila palm is a small, fast growing; palm not taller than 25' and often much smaller.
It resembles a dwarf royal palm.
This is a straight trunked palm with indistinct rings.
Adonidia has clusters of bright red, drupe-like fruits and inconspicuous unisexual, white - yellow flowers.
By late September the green fruits are beginning to ripen and by late November they are bright red!
The fruits are 1¼" in diameter while the seeds are ½" and borne below the crown shaft. The leaf is feather - shaped and the leaflets are trusted in on it.

Hardiness
USDA zone 9B - 11.
Propagation
Seeds; germinate easy.
Culture
Full sun / partial shade, tolerates dry soil but water well.
Plant in frost free areas!
Can be used as a patio - and framing tree.
Due to its size, it can also be used as an indoor plant.

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Item Description Unit Price Quantity

Veitchia merrillii seeds 1 packet (24 seeds) US$ 11.40
Veitchia merrillii seeds 1 packet (100 seeds) US$ 36.20


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