- Common Name(s):
- Needle palm
Most cold-hardy palm; spreads by suckers. This plant is seldom damaged by deer.
- 6 ft.
- Up to 4 ft., fan-shaped, glossy deep green leaves; dull silvery white underneath; deeply indented with each leaflet 1 to 2 in. long; sharp
- 6 to 12 in. compact inflorescence with tiny yellow to purplish brown flowers
- 7b to 10
- Sun to partial shade; prefers moist, well-drained soil enriched with organic matter; drought tolerant
- Spreading clump; trunkless shrub
NCCES plant id: 1741