Dypsis decaryi

Synonymy: Neodypsis decaryi Distribution: Madagascar
Common names: Triangle palm Conservation status: Vulnerable

dypsis_decaryii.jpg (38640 bytes)


dypsis_decaryii_sdlg.JPG (73623 bytes)


This fast growing, robust, and immensely popular ornamental palm with the tristichous leaf arrangement hardly needs an introduction. Dypsis decaryi will do very well in all warm temperate to tropical climates that do not experience more than just a light frost. It will quickly grow into a stunning landscape plant and also makes a very unusual and robust indoor palm.

Top photo courtesy and copyright 1998, Zone 10, Inc.; bottom photo copyright 1998, Jody Haynes.

Cold-Rating Data Base
Click here for cold-hardiness
information on this palm.

PACSOF Home Page

VPE Home Page

VPE Table of Contents

VPE Photo gallery

Virtual Palm Encyclopedia Site Map
Powered by FreeFind.

This site is copyrighted 1998-2006, Palm & Cycad Societies of Florida, Inc.
For questions or comments, e-mail the webmaster.
Internet hosting provided by Zone 10, Inc.