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Pindo Palm

Bring Southern Warmth and Charm to Cooler Climates


Size: 3 Gallon

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List: $109.90
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Planting Mix
Pindo Palm Planting Mix

Helps your Pindo Palm get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Here's how:

Beneficial Bacteria... It's like a Probiotic for your tree... creating an explosion of fine hair roots that vastly improves nutrient and water uptake.

Course Organic Compost... loosens and improves all types of soils while promoting proper pH levels. You get better drainage and moisture retention.

Microbial Fertilizers... including Sea Kelp, Yucca, and 100 other elements proven to gently feed your tree without burning the roots.

Use 1-2 bags of Planting Mix for each plant ordered.


Soil Contents
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Transplant Fertilizer
DIEHARD™ Transplant - 2oz. Packet

Get your new plants off to the right start by using DIEHARD™ Transplant.

This soil amendment contains 16 strains of mycorrhizal fungi, biostimulants, beneficial bacteria and Horta-Sorb® water management gel.

Simply sprinkle the product into the planting hole adjacent to the root ball when planting.

The organisms will start to work right away supplying the roots with much needed nutrition.

The specially formulated Horta-Sorb® will reduce transplant stress and aid in water retention.

APPLICATION:
1 oz. Per Gallon Size Container
1 oz. Per Ft. High Bare Root Plant

DIEHARD Transplant
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TreeGator® Jr. Watering Bag
TreeGator® Jr.


When you’re making an investment and effort in planting new trees in your landscape, you can assure their survival and growth by using TreeGator® - a truly simple and innovative drip irrigation system in a bag.

With hot summers and droughts the norm around the USA, TreeGator® is an absolute necessity to protect your new trees and shrubs.

TreeGator® is super easy to install without any tools, and it can easily be filled up with a standard garden hose or can even be connected to a rain barrel!

It's a super time saver that takes the worry out continually remembering whether you've watered your new tree or not. Plus, all the water that goes into the drip bag is used up with no waste, so TreeGator® is environmentally friendly with regard to water use.

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Yearning to plant a southern Palm even though you’re just north of the Mason Dixon line? Then warm up to the Pindo Palm. This date palm with the desert appeal can withstand the chilliest southern winters. It’s been known to shrug off frigid temps below freezing—even as low as zero. And it’s a gorgeous, low growing palm that will produce a hefty yield of juicy, amber-colored fruit. 

A Name Well-Deserved 
So succulent and delicious are the Pindo dates that they are often used to create savory jams and jellies, the very reason the Pindo is nicknamed the Jelly Palm. 

The pale green leaves are what give the Pindo its character. Supported by inward curving fronds, the leaves are accentuated by a blue-grey sheen that gives it a distinctive look unlike any other Palm. 

Although it won’t grow beyond 30 feet in height, the leaf span can spread to an impressive 20 feet, and its trunk base can exceed 2 feet. Still, the single trunk, slow root growth and extreme drought tolerance make it an excellent candidate for container growing. Pot them up and put them on the patio, the deck, or plant them in your yard to create a relaxing southern retreat. Whatever you decide, don't be left out in the cold. Order your Pindo Palms today.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Growing Zones: 6-11

Mature Height: 15-25 ft.
Mature Width: 10-20 ft.
Sunlight: Full - Partial
Soil Conditions: Very Adaptable
Drought Tolerance: Excellent
Botanical Name: Butia capitata
Does not ship to: AZ
Growing Zones 6-11
This plant is recommended for zones: 6-11
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It's Easy to Plant your Pindo Palm


Step 1 - Dig Your Hole

Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Pindo Palm.

First, dig each hole so that it is just shallower than the root ball and at least twice the width.

Then loosen the soil in the planting hole so the roots can easily break through.

Use your shovel or try dragging the points of a pitch fork along the sides and bottom of the hole.



Step 2 - Place Your Plant

Next, separate the roots of your Pindo Palm gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.

The top of the root flare, where the roots end and the trunk begins, should be about an inch above the surrounding soil.

Then make sure the plant is exactly vertical in the hole.

To make it just right, use a level.

Step 3 - Backfill Your Hole

As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.

Remove debris like stones and grass and completely break up any dirt clumps.

Water your Pindo Palm again after the transplant is complete.

To help retain some of that moisture, it's recommended that you place mulch around each plant to a depth of 2"-3" up to but not touching the trunk. Organic mulches such as wood chips also help to better soil structure as they decompose.

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Planted two Pindo Palms 10 years ago and now they are almost full height (about 13 feet). They do seasonally produce dates and drop a fair amount of fruit, but the rest of the time they are a dramatic tropical addition to our backyard landscaping. They preside over the edge of our large fish pond and lend a distinctly tropical flavor to the view. They make our yard feel like an oasis or vacation spot
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December 31, 2012
Our Pindo Palm
We love our little palm tree. It's taken awhile to start growing but has finally started. We're keeping ours in a planter while it's still small and will move it inside in the winter. Our plan is to plant it outside once we feel it's strong enough to withstand our winters. Even then we may build somewhat of a greenhouse around it just to be sure.
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August 1, 2015
Purchased
4 months ago
Growing Zone:
6
Planted 3 in Gardnerville Nevada despite many nurseries advising not to. They are rooting well and showing no signs of shock or dieing
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August 13, 2015
Purchased
1 month ago
Growing Zone:
6
Perfect Palm Tree!
We were so excited to learn that we could purchase a palm tree that would survive in our area of Virginia! Our little Pindo Palm arrived quickly and was well packaged. So far, it has been in the ground about 4 weeks and it is doing well. We hope it continues to grow and thrive in order to bring a tropical feeling to our home in Virginia!
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July 30, 2015
Purchased
1 month ago
Growing Zone:
7
Awesome! Georgia Palm Tree
We purchased about 3 months ago and the Pindo Palm Tree is doing great. Awesome purchase, would recommend to others.
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July 27, 2015
Purchased
4 months ago
pindo palm
Beautiful palms. Shipping fast. Surprised how big they where. Love them.
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August 16, 2015
Purchased
4 weeks ago
Palm tree in New Jersey
So far I'm enjoying watching my Pindo Palm grow! It is planted next to the pool and seems to like it there. I really hope it makes it through the winter, Palms are my favorite trees and to have one in New Jersey is exciting. Other reviews say the winter well, so I guess I'll have to wait and see.
This Palm is easy to care for.
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July 24, 2015
Purchased
4 months ago
Pindo Palm
I love my Pindo Palm plant. It arrived just as the website said it would in very good condition. I have followed the planting & watering directions faithfully & it is a healthy thriving plant. It is a beautiful addition to my backyard! Love it!
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August 9, 2015
Purchased
3 months ago
Pindo palm
Beautiful trees...great service...fast delivery...will certainly order additional trees
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July 29, 2015
Purchased
1 month ago
Pindo Palm
Tree seems to be doing well but not growing fast. Not sure yet.
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July 25, 2015
Purchased
5 months ago
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I. I lo love you he palm I just hope it was I'll get thru winter
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July 25, 2015
Purchased
5 months ago
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see if I can grow it!
Michael K on Aug 22, 2015
how big is a 3 gallon?
A shopper on Aug 26, 2014
Best Answer: About a 10" pot.
Reply · Report · Jeff D on Jul 27, 2015
how tall are the Pindo Palms Trees and the Windmill Palms in a 3 gallons container?
Rod M on Feb 27, 2015
Best Answer: Our 3 gallon sized plants do not come in at a specific height. The heights can very depending on the time of year. As a result we list them as gallon sizes instead of a specific height.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Aug 13, 2015
how fast do they grow? how many feet per year? in Florida Lakeland.
Alpagano on Dec 26, 2014
Best Answer: These trees grow about a foot per year.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 30, 2015
can i grow this palm in ohio?
A shopper on Jul 4, 2014
Best Answer: If you're outside of zone 6 in Ohio then I would recommend looking into other options, or keeping your tree in a container and bringing it indoors during the winter.

http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/ZoneMap.htm
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jul 10, 2014
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How many feet does the hole have to be to

plant a pindo palm tree?
Nancy B on Oct 25, 2014
Best Answer: The hole should be just as deep as the root ball and 3 times as wide.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 30, 2015
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What's the best time of year to plant this palm tree in zone 6?
A shopper on Sep 3, 2014
Best Answer: You can plant during time of the year, as long as the ground isn't frozen. Six weeks after the final frost in spring, or in the fall as the summer heat starts to break is best. However, you can go ahead and plant now as long as you keep your tree properly hydrated.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 30, 2015
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will these trees survive outdoors planted in Philadelphia Pa?
Joe R on May 29, 2015
Best Answer: The Pindo Palm is recommended for up to growing zone 6. Some areas of PA are in zone 6. Type your zip code in the link below to find out your growing zone. If you live in zone 6 this tree will survive being planted in the ground. If you live outside of zone six you'll need to plant your tree in a container and bring it indoors during the winter.

http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/ZoneMap.htm
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 30, 2015
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how tall should I expect the pindo palm to be when I receive it? (How do I equate 3 gal to a height?)
Thomas B on Jun 10, 2014
Best Answer: 3 gallon size plants can come in a different heights. As result, we list them as gallon sizes instead of a specific height; for example 3-4 ft. vs. 3 gallon Pindo Palm.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Aug 13, 2015
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growth?
A shopper on Jun 6, 2014
Best Answer: The Pindo Palm grows about a foot per year.
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how close can they be planted?
Homey on Aug 29, 2015
Best Answer: I would plant it no closer than 10 feet from the house and 10 to 15 feet between the palm trees.
Reply · Report · Leroy H on Aug 30, 2015
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what palms can grow in idaho?
guido 7 on Jun 26, 2015
Best Answer: Most of Idaho is zones 6 and 5, and can grow the Needle Palm, which is the hardiest palm of all. It will reliably survive zone 6a winters, and will even survive in zone 5 with winter protection. If you live in the colder central section of Idaho, you can still grow a palm in a pot and bring it indoors or the winter. The smaller palms that lend themselves to container growing are: the Pygmy Date Palm, the Sago Palm, and the European Fan Palm.
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Does the Pindo attract bugs or animals of any sort? I have 2 small dogs and want them kept safe. Darlene
Darlene M on Apr 23, 2015
Best Answer: If the fruit drops and is left on the ground it can attract wasps and hornets. These trees don't attract larger animals.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 30, 2015
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can you send me a picture of the tree?
Ezra c on Apr 22, 2015
Best Answer: Please contact a sales agent through email or by phone. The number is found at the top of the page.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 30, 2015
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Do you have a photo of what this looks like in the pot before it is shipped?
gary c on Oct 30, 2014
Best Answer: Thank you for the question. We do not have photos of the plants other than those featured on the product page. Our 3 gallon sized plants can come in a different heights depending on which grower we get them from.
Reply · Report · Angela SStaff on Aug 13, 2015
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Where to buy:Sarasota County, FL?
A shopper on Aug 28, 2014
Best Answer: www.fast-growing-trees.com.

Unfortunately, we aren't familiar with local nurseries in your area, but we can ship palms to Florida in 1 to 2 days.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jun 30, 2015
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Can this palm tree grow in northeastern kentucky?
WB182848382 on Jul 13, 2014
Best Answer: Yes the Pindo Palm can grow in Northeastern Kentucky and often grows quite well there.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jul 16, 2014
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Can I order a bigger size ? (15 or 30glns)?
A shopper on Jul 10, 2014
Best Answer: The 3 gallon size is currently our largest size for the Pindo Palm. Sizes change based on availability.
Reply · Report · Allison BStaff on Jul 10, 2014
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do you need a male and female tree to get fruit?
Homey on Aug 29, 2015
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in Southern California, how much water will they require?
Homey on Aug 29, 2015
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Most trees and plants on the website are pictured in their mature form. Depending on the product and growth rate, mature development can take years for your plant to resemble the photos.

Picture the last time you took a walk in the woods. The young trees were not miniature bonsai versions of mature trees. Instead they were naturally thin and lanky. Young trees are programmed to race toward the light, before the competing vegetation crowds them out. Once established at 10 feet or more, they start developing a wide canopy and shedding lower limbs.




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