Pindo Palm Trees and Why You Should Own One

Pindo Palm Trees- Pindo Palm in South Carolina

Pindo palm trees have become a staple in many cold hardy palm collections. They are tropical in appearance, adaptable to many climate types and easy to care for. Let’s take a closer look at this palm and see if it is a good fit for your climate. What Is It? Known by its genus name … Read more

Growing Windmill Palm Trees In Cooler Climates

Growing Windmill Palm Trees- Chinese windmill palm (Trachycarpus Fortunei)

When it comes to cold hardy palms, the windmill palm (trachycarpus fortunei) is one of the most popular ones out there. What makes them so sought after is their versatility to grow in a wide range of climate zones, low maintenance and their resistance to disease and pests. Native to China and Japan, the windmill … Read more

Can Palm Trees Survive Cold Weather Climates?

Can Palm Trees Survive Cold Weather?- Palm Tree Covered in Snow

Growing up I would see palm trees on movies, TV shows and while traveling to different states on summer vacations. In every situation, the location was always in places like California, Florida or the deserts of Arizona. All warm places with lots of sun and well-tanned folks walking around in shorts and flip-flops. I quickly … Read more