Blue Needle Palm
This stunning palm is native to Argentina and Uruguay can withstand severe cold and high winds. It is fiercely armed with spines on its leaf tips. It has a tight crown of stiff, silvery palmate leaves. The trunk which usually grows into a clump or rarely a single trunk.
Height in UK 3-4m. Spread 1.2m.
Well drained soil.
Hardy to -8ºC.