Arenga Engleri. Dwarf Sugar Palm.

The Arenga Engleri is a beautiful and extremely attractive clustering palm, small to medium in size. Long fish-tailed shaped pinnate leaves, dark green on top, silvery underneath, twist gracefully. Each trunk is covered with delicate black fibres.

Evergreen, this palm prefers partial shade and will take quite a few degrees  of frost. One of the best palms to display the tropical look. it is still a palm which is quite hard to come by and quite sought after. 


Photos 2-3 show some of the exact palms in stock now. These palms are exceptional quality from a specialist grower.

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ARENGA ENGLERI. Dwarf Sugar Palm.

  • Latin Name: Arenga Engleri.

    Common Name:Dwarf Sugar Palm, Formosa Palm, Taiwan Sugar Palm, Taiwan Arenga Palm.

    Native: Taiwan, Ryukyu Islands,Japan .

    Hardiness: -5 or lower.

    Growth Characteristics: Slow growing, tropical looking clustering palm. Elegant arching feathery fish-tail shaped leaves, green on top, silvery underneath. Delicate black fibres cover the trunks. 

    Exposure: Sheltered. 

    Sunlight: Partial shade

    Soil: Rich but well draining. 

    Moisture: Water regularly but moderately during summer. Keep moist.

    Feeding: Benefits from regular fertilizing.

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    All palms have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

The Palm Tree Company

  Meadcroft, Clitheroe Rd, Whalley,

             Lancs. BB7 9AD

            Tel: 01254 447964


Affiliated to The British Christmas Tree Company.
VAT no: 195 5833 63


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