Foxtail

  • Scientific name:  Wodyetia bifurcate
  • Place of origin: Queensland, Australia.
  • Description:  Foxtail palms grow to 10m and bear bifurcated, plumed leaves resembling a fox’s tail.  The spindle shaped trunk is smooth, thin and self-cleaning. White flowers arise from the base of the crown shaft. Fruits are 2 inches and red when ripe.
  • Grow best:  Easy to grow and care for in well-draining soil, bright sunlight and watering only during dry conditions. Propagation from seeds.
  • Use:•Popular ornamental palm used for landscaping as it is very easy to care for.