Seeds are a bright blue colour. The name "traveler's palm" has two likely explanations.    Thanks.

Its stunning appearance has made it into something of a horticultural celebrity and one can usually find the traveler's palm growing in larger botanical gardens around the world. To save a species, one must consider the entirety of its habitat. Traveller’s Palm is not a true palm, in fact it’s fanned branching structure and foliage are distinctively different from the typical palm. This plant will work in a container only while it's very young. eval(ez_write_tag([[468,60],'florida_palm_trees_com-banner-1','ezslot_7',106,'0','0']));Leaf stems can store a lot of rain water that can be used as an emergency drinking supply during drought. larger homes. I found no data to support this. MD_PrintYear(); Allow a minimum of 8 to 10 feet (2.4-3 m.) from a house or other structure, and 12 feet (3.7 m.) is even better. $100 per foot of trunk. Although this plant is called a palm, it is not a true palm.

(also known as): Travellers or Traveller Palm (the double "L" spelling is more commonly used in the UK), GOOD SNOWBIRD PLANT?

The Pygmy Date Palm or Roebelenii is a dwarf palm as it only gets about 8 ft tall. It grows up, to 40' tall, while the big banana-like leaves can grow up to 15" long.

I’m trying to figure out how long it takes until the trunk becomes visible? There are a lot of stories of  travelers looking for the palm to get some water, hence the name Travelers Palm. Finally, the flowers remain closed, even when mature and are amazingly sturdy structures. Buy Small Travelers Palm – 4 ft », Scientific name: Ravenala madagascariensis.

Positive: On Sep 2, 2005, elHoagie from Altadena, CA (Zone 10a) wrote:

The leaves are arranged in a fan-shaped manner; it has a rather short, palm like, trunk. Sylvester Palm. Can also be grown outdoors in a patio planter during the summer and brought indoors for the winter. Travelers palm plants may survive in zone 9, but only if they are well protected in the event of occasional frost. Thus, pollination is achieved. Also, they are considerably less showy than the rest of the family. This is important since the roots are in a confined space.

It can adapt to a wide range of soils.

Most importantly, you will receive a tree in perfect health and wouldn’t have to worry about it dying few weeks later. Small plants should be shaded until well established. Become a member of the exclusive club and join the gardening elite. Click on image to enlarge.

), the Traveler’s Palm is absolutely luscious. Hoping to get seeds out of it soon. Buy Large Travelers Palm – 28 ft » These plants grow to be enormous, with huge leaves sprouting from a long stems in a flat, fan-shaped pattern like a peacock's tail.