Palm Plants & Palm Trees

It's time to get tropical here at Wowcher with our amazing range of palm plants and trees! Whether you're looking for indoor, outdoor or potted palm plants, you'll find the one you need right here.


What Are Palm Plants & Palm Trees?

Palm plants are woody plants that typically live for longer than two years that have a single main stem, and once they've grown over twenty foot tall, they are then considered a palm tree. They're also known as tropical plants, as they are typically in tropical and warmer places around the world, but don't let that deter you from growing your very own palm tree in your garden!

How Do I Grow A Palm Tree In The UK?

Now, obviously we don't have the typical climate and weather here usually that you'd expect to find a palm tree growing in, but that doesn't mean that you can't give it a go! When you plant your palm tree, it's recommended that you choose a spot that's bright and sunny and will provide some shelter from strong winds. Try and choose a location that offers shade as well as sun, as some types of palm tree can burn in hot direct sunlight, and watch as your tropical tree begins to grow!

Palm Plants

Palm plants can be a wonderful addition to your garden, and will fit in well amongst bamboo plants! They're also a good option if you're looking for a plant that doesn't require a great deal of maintenance. Make sure you place them out of direct sunlight so the leaves don't get burnt. You can keep it in a shaded area, or one of the best parts about palm plants is that they're also suitable for keeping inside the home, so that's always an option.

Palm Trees

One of the most popular types of palm tree to grow in the UK is King Sago palm trees. There's a lot to learn about palm trees that you may not be aware of, so allow us to talk you through a few facts. Palm trees can grow very tall, now it might not reach this height in the UK, but some types of palm tree have been known to reach heights of 200 feet! This type of tree also lasts a very long time, so you'll be able to relax in tropical paradise for a long time to come. A tip we will give you is to wash your palm tree every now and then, keeping it clean will help it to grow more!

Artificial Palm Trees

If you're not ready for a real palm tree, then an artificial palm tree is a good alternative. Don't worry if you're someone who doesn't have the patience or the time for a real tree as this is an option that will suit you much better. Artificial palm trees require no maintenance or watering, apart from giving them a clean a couple of times a year. This would look stunning in your living room or dining room, and don't worry, since you're not watering them, they won't grow any bigger! Artificial palm trees have a very authentic and realistic look, so you can be in paradise without all the hassle.