The Sago Palm, although not a true palm but rather partially conifer and partially fern, is an excellent house plant for beginner gardeners. Capable of growing indoors or out, the Sago Palm makes an exotic addition to any room or garden. The Sago Palm will grow in any lighting condition but prefers bright light and will thrive with less frequent watering. Warning: These plants are toxic if ingested. Please keep away from children and pets.
Common Name: Sago Palm
Type: Evergreen, palm, shrub, conifer,
Native Range: Japan
Zone: 9 - 11
Height: 8 - 10 ft.
Spread: 6 - 8 ft.
Bloom Time: Only once mature
Bloom Description: Occasionally develops seed cones
Sun: Full sun
Water: water weekly, less frequently once established
Suggested Use: Container, rock garden, accent piece
Flower: Cone-like, only on female plants every few years once mature
Leaf: Long, feathery, green
Other: Plant is TOXIC if ingested