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Caring for Palm Trees in New Zealand.

A well fertilised and healthy Queen Palm in Kaitaia. Sick and unhealthy Queen Palms (Syagrus romanzoffiana) in Spain.

Buying a palm tree is one thing, caring for it and keeping it in excellent condition is quite another.


Here we look at how to care for your palm trees. From planting in the ground or growing in pots to general palm maintenance.


For those of you who like to experiment with what you can grow in your climate we’ve also added a section on how to grow palms in cold places.

Caring for palms (Download)