Once a month we will highlight a plant that is both suitable and stylish for the traditional Auckland garden. This month our plant is : 

Chamaedorea costaricana : Cluster Palm

If a clean structured tropical look is what you're wanting for your designer garden, then take a look at this elegant palm. The slender bamboo like trunks with an abundant of soft green fronds, is perfect for the smaller Auckland garden. Originating from the Americas, this stunning palm can enrich your design tapestry with its form and clean appeal. Utilized as either a potted specimen tree or as a planted backdrop, the Chamaedorea  palm is an easy maintainable addition to your new garden.