Rhopalostylis baueri var Cheesemanii
Also Known as: Kermadec Island Nikau
Height - 15m
Rhopalostylis baueri var Cheesemanii (NZ Native)
A native New Zealand medium sized palm tree that is faster growing than the better know NZ Nikau R. Sapida. Grows best in frost free, shaded areas until established. The fruits are green at first, turning a bright red when ripe, and are a favorite food of the endangered Norfolk Island Parakeet.
Approximate viable seed per gram:
100 Seeds $38
1000 seeds $360
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment:
Seed germinates without pre treatment. Sow seed direct from packet & keep moist until germination is complete.