Most Southern palm trees are best suited for best growing in the deep South, zone 8, 9, and 10, however, the Chinese fan palm tree has been guaranteed to be cold hardy in zone 7. Several hours of being exposed to the sun and a dry, well-drained soil profile will benefit the growth of these palms. The ornamental attraction and the tropical flair of the Southern palms makes them extremely popular additions to pool and patio landscaping.
Canary Island Date Palm Tree
Medjool Date Palms
Planting Chinese Fan Palm Trees
Canary Island Date Palms are a favoriate giant landscape tree to plant in coastal resort areas. Canary Island Date Palm trees are suitable to grow as far north as Virginia.
Medjool Palm Trees date back to ancient Biblical times where they were often grown for their fruit to feed the world. Dates are very sweet and enriched with sugars that preserve the dates for many months.
A Chinese Fan Palm tree grows faster than most other palms because of the dense gigantic leaves at the top.