Palm Tree Community
FAQ Members List Calendar New Posts Register

Rebate Info $250 off Interior Ideas! Garden Tools! For the Patio! Children Area
Go Back   Palm Tree Community > Palm Trees by Broad Groups > Palm Tree Look a Likes

Palm Tree Look a Likes Community Discussion on Palm Tree Look a Likes

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old May 11th, 2013, 08:31 PM
RPT Purple Thumb
 
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 15
Default Any trees similar to palm trees that will survive a Michigan winter?

Hi. I was wondering if there were any palm trees or palm tree look a likes that can survive a Michigan winter (continuous freezing temperatures for a few days or more). I'm looking for a tree that would not require covering it during light snow.
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old May 21st, 2013, 01:39 PM
SurfCityPalms's Avatar
RPT Green Thumb
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Huntington Beach
Posts: 113
Default

A Windmill, Trachycarpus fortunei, is your best bet.

I have seen them unprotected in Vancouver and Victoria, Canada
__________________
Jerod
SurfCityPalms.com
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old November 3rd, 2016, 05:50 PM
RPT Purple Thumb
 
Join Date: Nov 2016
Posts: 10
Default

+1!!! Give credit when due
Quote:
Originally Posted by SurfCityPalms View Post
A Windmill, Trachycarpus fortunei, is your best bet.

I have seen them unprotected in Vancouver and Victoria, Canada
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:25 PM.