Cycad, Japanese sago palm
C. revoluta – C. revoluta is a tender, evergreen perennial with a stout stem topped with leathery, glossy, pinnate leaves. It is architectural although slow-growing and requiring over-wintering indoors.
Single stemmed palm, cycad or tree
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Glasshouse red spider mite
Cycas revoluta (Cycad) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 20-50 years.
Architectural, Containers, Sub-Tropical
Under glass, grow in loam-based compost with added leaf mould & grit. Place in full light with shade from hot sun. Needs moderate humidity. Water moderately in growth, sparingly in winter. In frost-free areas, grow in moist but well-drained soil in bright light with protection from full sun.
Moist but well-drained