8 Cold Hardy Palms For Shady Areas

While palms in general are known for their love of sunlight, it may come as a surprise that there are some palm species out there that will tolerate and in some cases prefer low light and part sun conditions. If your yard is a bit “sun challenged” then here’s a list of some cold hardy … Read more

9 Cold Hardy Palm Trees For the Desert

Palm Trees for the Desert- California Fan Palm

If you live in a desert climate then you are aware that temperature swings are pretty normal, especially at higher elevations. Many times these areas will only plant a few species of palms at most, but are there other types you can try?  Absolutely! There are several proven cold hardy palm trees for the desert … Read more

8 Popular Hardy Palm Trees For Small Gardens

Palm Trees for Small Gardens- Pygmy Date Palm

Just like many other types of trees out there, palm trees can be large, small or somewhere in between, but what if you live in colder areas? Are there also cold hardy palm trees for small gardens? Luckily for folks with limited space, there are quite a few cold hardy palms that will stay smaller … Read more

9 Incredibly Hardy Palm Trees For Zone 8

Palm Trees for Zone 8- Chilean Wine Palm

If you live in a zone 8 climate, then you live in an area that can potentially dip into the low teens. Surprisingly, there are palm trees for zone 8 climates that can survive these chilly temperatures with little to no winter protection! Here are 9 common cold hardy options for your landscape… Brahea Armata … Read more

3 Awesome Palm Trees For Zone 7

Palm Trees for Zone 7- Windmill Palm in Snow

Years ago if someone had told me that there were palm trees that could survive single digit temperatures and survive, I would have thought they were nuts. Maybe they could take a light frost or a slight dip below freezing for a couple of hours, but 25-30 degrees below the freezing mark? I don’t think … Read more