Scientific Name: Livistona chinensis

Common Name: Chinese Fan Palm

Description: The Chinese fan palm displays fan-shaped leaves with long, drooping leaf tips that lose rigidity and relax downward. This palm tree grows solitary, but provides ample shade when planted in groups.

Full Grown: 25 feet

Origin: Southern Japanese Islands and Taiwan


Climate: Freezing point is 17° F. It withstands drought but only looks its best and grows its fastest with regular and adequate moisture.

History: Livistona honors Patrick Murray, baron of Livingston, a 17th-century Scottish nobleman and gardener. The name Chinensis is Latin for “of China,” although the species is actually native to Japan and Taiwan.

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6 ft.  thru 15 ft. trunk         $15.00 per trunk ft


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