Hyophorbe Verschaffeltii - Spindle Palm
Hyophorbe Verschaffeltii is a widely cultivated elegant palm, originally from Rodriguez Island, Mauritius. A stout trunk is formed with a grey green top shaft as the palm ages. The crown of fronds tops the palm each to around 3m when mature, with many narrow leaflets along the frond.
Can grow to a maximum height of around 6 m.
Minimum recommended temperature around 10°C. Leaves will drop at temperatures down to 0°C and below may kill the plant.