Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Veitchia merillii ( Christmas Palm )

vetchia merrilli - height : 4.6 m (15 ft)

vetchia merrillii height : 4.5 m (15 ft)

veitchia merrillii - triple trunk container
height 3m (10 ft)

Comon names :
Manila Palm, Christmas Palm, Dwarf Royal Palm.
Family : Arecaceae.
Syn : Adonidia merrillii

This palm is native to Phillipine or southeast Asia. It's called the Christmas Palm because its fruits become bright scarlet and tend to be that color in winter.