It is a long and thin palm that grows up to 25 m high and 0.35 m in diameter. Dark shiny leaves. It has folded leaves like a fan; young leaves are small. In summer it gives flower spikes with creamy white flower sprays.
Scientific name: Livistona australis
Common name: Palmito, Palmera Autraliana
Irrigation: Moderate irrigation. Resist drought
Temperature: tolerates frost, down to -8 ° C, not so with young species
Growth: It has a slow growth
Sunny and semi-shaded exposure Resistant to well-lit interiors It adapts to all types of soils, but prefers well-drained