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PlantFiles: Lady Palm
Rhapis 'Alicia'

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Family: Arecaceae (ar-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rhapis (RAY-pis) (Info)
Cultivar: Alicia

Category:
Palms

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade
Partial to Full Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Evergreen

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive palmbob On Apr 3, 2004, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

Cross betwen Rhapis laoensis and R. humilis that was recently made 'official' by being named and described by a local palm botanist. This palm has some of the best of both parents- hardiness, fewer leaves and smooth trunk- it's a slow growing neat palm that's great for small, shady yards as well as good for indoor use. 'Alicia' refers to the name of the grandaughter of the person who created the hybrid (Louie Hooper).

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Reseda, California
Tarzana, California
Brandon, Florida
Eastwood, Louisiana



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