Pygmy Date Palm (Phoenix roebelenii)
When it comes to filling up those tight spaces in your landscape or even that empty space between your bigger palms, an ideal palm for use in Southern California is the Phoenix roebelenii, also known as the Pygmy Date Palm.
At Moon Valley Nursery, we have custom grown all of our Pygmy Date Palms from our best specimens at our farms ranging from Southern California the Arizona desert. Our climate and special Super Palm Juice fertilizer generates thicker trunks, fuller crowns, and more robust roots for the Pygmy Date Palm. This separates our Pygmy Date Palms from other you’ll see at other nurseries. Our look better than the average Pygmy Date Palm, perform better, thrive in hot full sun, and are more cold hardy than typical Pygmy Date Palms.
Pygmy Date Palms can be used in many landscape applications. Depending on your need, we carry both single and multi-trunk varieties. Its versatility and dwarf growth pattern allow it to be planted in tight spaces around pools, patios, courtyards, and pots. The Pygmy Date Palm can also be grown in shade and its roots and non-invasive. This allows it to be a fantastic option for planting under larger palms, in between palms, or in a cluster.
Hailing from Southeast Asia, Pygmy Date Palms are one of the cleanest palm varieties. They require minimal maintenance and only needs to be pruned when the soft looking foliage turns brown. They require minimal water and it is a slow growing palm. It is adaptable to a wide range of soil.
Most popular selling dwarf palm
Visually appealing in many landscape styles
Perfect around pools, patios & courtyards
Wonderful for large pots and containers