Mediterranean Fan Palm - Chamaerops humilis var humilis Print Email $ 11.95 SKU: 1001 Mediterranean Fan Palm - Chamaerops humilis var humilis - strong architecture fan palm - drought and cold tolerant to -12C. Add to Wishlist Back to: All Online Plants for Sale Desert Rose - Indian Bi-colour Large Leafed Port Wine Magnolia - Michelia coco Description Mediterranean Fan Palm - Chamaerops humilis var humilis (green form). Chamaerops humilis is one of only two palm species native to continental Europe. It is the northernmost naturally occurring palm in the world. Reaching 2 - 5 metres in height, this slow growing palm is extremely cold hardy, tolerating temperatures down to -12C, although it enjoys hot summers. This architechural palm is valued in landscaping the world over due to its appearance, drought and cold tolerance and not commonly found. Plant in well draining improved soil and water moderately. Plants available approx 20-30cm tall with first palmate leaf emerging.