Commonly known as the redneck palm or teddy palm, makes a great feature in any garden, with it’s red velvety crown shaft. Originating from Madagascar, it grows well in sub-tropical and tropical conditions. As it grows it develops prominent, attractive rings on it’s trunk which compliment it’s long graceful fronds. Grow well in most soil types in full sun or part shade. It is best to keep these palms in part shade until they reach about 1.5m in height. They will reach about 10-12m in height after many years.