Blue Hesper Palm "Mexican Blue Palm"

Brahea armata

The Mexican Blue, with its silver- blue foliage and as a single specimen, is a beautiful color accent and contrast to any landscape. When planted in mass, the sea of bluish leaves’ loud accent is almost unmatched. The mature plants when in bloom are stunningly spectacular.

Sub-Family: Coryphoideae
Origin: Baja California
Growth Rate: Slow
Height: 30’
Hardiness: 18°F
Zones: 10, 12-17, 19-24 Western, 9B-11 USDA
Landscape Value: Tropical accent, color accent, street tree, tub specimen
Identifying Characteristics
Habit: Solitary, robust, canopy of 50-60 leaves
Leaf Size: 6-8’ Wide, segments 3-4’ long
Leaf Type: Fan, Costapalmate, induplicate, very stiff
Foliage Color: Blue Green
Trunk: Thick, Swollen at base
Petiole: 5’ long, armed with downward pointed teeth
Flower Color: Yellow
Fruit Color: Yellow with Brown stripes
Propagation: Seed germination in 2-3 months
Gender: Bi-sexual flowers

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