An outdoor palm tree in a European climate may sound unlikely. They are known for their tropical character and warm climates wherein they are found. Despite that, there are plenty of palm trees suited for an outdoor spot in your garden, so that you can bring this exotic ambiance to your own home. Various species are suited for both indoors as well as outdoors. In addition, there are many hardy palm trees that can survive in prolonged periods of frost. Trachycarpus palms are good examples that have become immensely popular for European gardens. We have selected some of the most beautiful palms that you can easily keep in your garden, terrace, or balcony to bring that summery feeling to your home.
Would you like to learn more about a specific palm tree? Click on a product to find out more about the detailed specifications. This includes information about the maintenance, hardiness, location and much more!
Many of us travel to warmer countries such as Greece, Italy, Spain, or Portugal. In these countries, palm trees can generally be found everywhere, such as boulevards, gardens, beaches and along roads. To bring this summery ambiance to your garden, outdoor palms are important. Their elegant leaves and beautiful trunks are an eye catcher to many. The maximum height of a palm tree varies per species, so you can find a suitable outdoor palm for every location.
How do you choose the perfect outdoor palm? There are a few things to keep in mind when purchasing an outdoor palm. These include:
To make the right choice it is important to obtain some information first. You can find plenty of information on our website. Of course, you can also ask our specialists for professional advice. They can tell you everything about our palms that you need to know.
To maintain your palm tree is good condition, it is important to take proper care of it. The ideal location, the amount of water and potentially the required (winter)protection a palm requires are important things to keep in mind. There is no golden rule that applies for all out door palms trees. That is why it is necessary to look into the characteristics of the palm tree you have in mind. It is of course also possible work the other way around – if you have a specific palm in mind, you can use our specifications to find the perfect spot for your ideal palm tree.
It is particularly important to keep in mind how hardy a palm tree is. There are different levels of hardiness, which can help you determine if a palm tree has to be put indoors (or in an otherwise sheltered location) during winter. You may also need winter protection or mulching. This can help you prevent damages to root, trunk or leaves, so you can enjoy your palm tree for many years to come. Fortunately, not all palm trees require protection.
Many different species are suitable as outdoor palm trees. Below you can find a list of some of the more popular species of palm trees that you can use to turn your garden into a tropical paradise.
Have you found the right palm tree for your garden? You can simply order it online via our web shop. We send to most European countries and treat your palms with care when packing them. We make sure they are adequately packed and shipped as fast as possible.
Do you have any questions about our assortment, or would you like to receive some advice on which palm tree to pick for your garden? Contact our customer service – they can help you find the answers you are looking for.