Establishing palms within your Florida landscape is a key factor for any property remodel, whether commercial or residential. The best way to buy palm trees for your Fort Myers, Florida, property is to choose Beltran’s Nursery and Landscape as your source. In addition to company-grown, pest-free, thriving palms, we also offer a plethora of native plants, shrubs, and trees in addition to design and installation assistance.
Consider these important tips when considering where to plant your palm tree purchases.
When shade is your goal, plant fast growing trees to establish a yard full of shade and filtered light. You’ll lower your utility bills and transform the way that your family enjoys the hottest months of the year.
Since palm trees generally remain true to form as they grow, you’ll be able to plant in a manner that places the future shade exactly where you want it. As you plan out your planting design, make sure to leave ample room for future growth of both roots and canopy while combining various types of trees to increase the depth in your landscape.
Beltran’s Nursery and Landscape provides such a diverse range of palm trees, from 8 to 25 feet, you can even integrate immediate shade should your plans and wallet permit. Our family-led operation plants and nurtures palms from seed to maturity, making it possible for you to purchase the right size and style for your specific landscaping plans.
Odd numbered groupings of the same style tree are another great idea for planting palms! You can also incorporate a range of palm varieties of differing heights, shrubs, shade plants, and flowering plants in addition to boulders and varying levels within the landscape.
You might also line a border or drive with palms. As they grow, the effect will be dynamically dramatic. Be careful to consider the future growth of any palm tree that you plant to avoid obscuring important views, walkways, or even interfering with your home’s foundation or septic tank. With this plan in mind, send a representative, call for delivery, or come visit with us and browse our stock of lovely palm trees.
The most popular palm tree varieties at Beltran’s Nursery and Landscape are readily available in all stages of growth and in ideal planting condition.
- Areca Palms
- Commonly used as a screening material
- Thrive in the tropical zone (plant as far south as possible or near a body of water)
- Moderate speed of growth and drought tolerant
- Adonidia Palms
- A shorter variety, known as a Christmas palm
- Popular as a grouping
- Foxtail Palms
- Big tufted fronds resemble the bushy tail of a fox
- Vulnerable to freezing temperatures
- Silver Bismarckia Palms
- Known as a Fan palm
- Low maintenance
- Requires ample space for root and canopy growth
- Pygmy Date Palms
- Also known as a Phoenix Robelenii
- Small variety with maximum height of 10’
- Slow growth rates make them perfect for accent landscaping
If you’re considering making changes to a residential or business landscape in southwest Florida, you’ll be in the market to buy palm trees. For residents of Fort Myers, Florida, Beltran’s Nursery and Landscape is an ideal source for those trees. We’re a family owned and operated endeavor and have been for many decades. When you need a native tree or plant, landscape services, tree services, or advice about landscaping in the area, call us at 239-362-4327 or stop in at your convenience!