Trachycarpus fortunei at Roath Park Botanic Garden

Trachycarpus fortunei 0

Trachycarpus fortunei
May 2019

Grid reference ST 18459 79148
Common name Chusan palm
Common name Chinese windmill palm
Origin Central China
Deciduous No
Height 5M May 2019
Girth approx 70cm May 2019
Reference 584

This tree is the more southerly of two Chusan palms in the New Rest Garden, adjacent to Lake Road West.

The girth of the wood trunk had to be estimated because of the fibrous material that surrounds it.

Trachycarpus fortunei bark1

Trachycarpus fortunei bark
May 2019

Trachycarpus fortunei bark2

Trachycarpus fortunei bark
May 2019

Trachycarpus fortunei leaf

Trachycarpus fortunei leaf
mid May 2019

Trachycarpus fortunei flower1

Trachycarpus fortunei flowers
mid May 2019

Trachycarpus fortunei flower2

Trachycarpus fortunei flowers
md May 2019