• Kermadec Nikau - PB12

    (Rhopalostylis bauerei var. chessmanii)

    Kermadec Nikau - PB12
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    Product Code: Rhoba 12
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    Species Information

    Latin Name: Rhopalostylis baurei var cheesemanii
    Common Name(s): Kermadec Nikau
    Country of Origin: Raoul Island Kermadec Islands
    Frond Style: Feather
    Plant Type: Sub Tropical Palm
    Leaf Colour: Green
    Fruit Colour: Red
    Special Features: Attractive foliage, tall slender trunk, Fruit that attracts birds

    This Palm

    Product Code: Rhoba 12
    Container Size: PB12
    Plants per container: Single
    Average Height: 800 – 1000mm
    Average Girth: 30mm
    Likes: Shade and Sheltered 

    When Mature

    Preferred Climate: Temperate
    Average Height: 20+ metres
    Trunk Girth: 350mm


    Rhopalostylis baueri var cheesmanii “Kermadec Nikau” native to wet rocky forests on the Kermadec Islands.  

    The Kermadec Nikau is a close cousin of the New Zealand mainland variety. A faster-growing Palm growing up to 15 meters in height with fronds that tend to arch more gracefully with a tight feather duster appearance to them. Able to adapt to the sun, wind and a light frost when established.

    Always looks good planted in groups or can live many years in a pot on the deck patio or by the pool.

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