With age, the Pygmy Date Palm can give the appearance of a pineapple-like trunk. As old leaf base debris is eliminated, the result is a knobby look of the upper trunk and provides the specimen with a very appealing and unusual shape at the crown.
Care Level: I'm Easy
Pet Friendly: Yes
Survives underneath cover of dense forests and is one of the most common landscape small landscape palms in Florida.
Popular for growing outdoors (but very suitable for indoor growing as well), this palm gets its name from its small, ornamental fruits that resemble dates.