Bismarck Palm (Bismarckia nobilis)
The Bismarck Palm, botanical name Bismarckia nobilis, is an elegant, medium to large fan palm that is sure to be a focal point in your landscape. Native to Madagascar, this magnificent specimen wows with its stout trunk and beautiful symmetrical crown. You can’t help but take notice of its bold and striking fronds that range from eye-pleasing blue-green to bronze-green colors. Homeowners may want to plant this gracious beauty to block out unwanted views or have one planted in areas around pools or fences with openings or exposure. Feel free to plant the Bismarck Palm in desert landscapes or tropical landscapes.
This magnificent beauty is a conversation starter, whether you plant it in your front yard or backyard. It’s an attractive palm tree during the day and at night. Feel free to install landscape night lighting to display the beautiful fronds and its gracious form. Homeowners may want to light the palm from behind or below, or use direct floodlights to silhouette this Bismarck palm against light-colored walls. Feel free to speak with our nursery pro about placement ideas. We offer free design consultation at our nurseries or you can schedule an offsite design consult for just a small fee. Moon Valley Nurseries can help you create your dream landscape!
An evergreen, drought tolerant palm tree, the Bismarck Palm thrives in full sun environments and requires low to moderate water once established. It’s a fast-growing palm tree with unique colors that can bring a tropical splash to any landscape in the Southwest. Its large and wide canopy can create shade when needed for a relaxing tropical oasis in your own backyard. Buy as big as you can to bring an instant tropical look and feel into your landscape. Moon Valley Nurseries offers elegant, Bismarck Palm specimens ready to thrive in your landscape, grown in our local climate for years.
Homeowners are sure to appreciate the low maintenance features of the Bismarck Palm. Plant with Moon Valley Nurseries Super Charged Moon Juice and All Natural Planting Mulch for spectacular results. Let our experienced landscape crew do all the work. You buy it – we can deliver and plant it!
Colors range from blue-green to bronze-green
Ideal for desert and low water using landscapes
Very unique palm with canopy reaches several feet wide
Low maintenance and loves full sun