Grown for its striking foliage color and texture, Bismarckia nobilis (Bismarck Palm) is an evergreen palm adorned with a thick trunk topped by a broad rounded head of gorgeous, stiff, intensely steel-blue, fan-shaped fronds, 4 ft. long and wide (120 cm).
Light and Temperature. The plant should receive full sun to partial shade. Bismarckia Nobilis requires warm temperatures and lots of sunlight. It’s winter hardy to USDA hardiness zones 9 or higher, making it difficult to grow outdoors outside of Florida and California.