Name: Pigmy Date Palms
Botanical Name: Phoenix Roebeleni
Trunk Type: Solitary trunk
Leaf Type: Feather shaped
Fruit/Flowering: Small, egg shaped, purple-black
Mature Size: Up to 10 ft. tall, 4”-8”
Climate: Tropical to temperate, tolerates cold,
shade or sun
Minimum Survival Temperatures: 25.0 F
Culture: This is a very classy, small, and
slow growing palm. It is excellent for pool areas, entryways,
foreground plantings and many other applications. It will reach
a height of 8 to 10 feet, but its growth rate is very slow.
Available with multiple trunks, the palm likes good drainage,
will tolerate shade, but does best in a least one half-day sun.
Kendall Palms has Pigmy Date palms available in 17” tubs
to 24” boxes.