Even though it is a palm it can grow outdoors as far north as Southern New Jersey. In Greek, it literlally meaning a ground-bush.
This slow growing palm can grow to 15' HEIGHT. Take 10-15 years to acheive a height of 8'.
Will tolerate cold climates. One of the most cold tolerant palm species, withstanding even heavy frosts.
Cold hardy to 5-15 degrees F. Quite slow growing. A very good container plant.