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Windmill Palm

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Trachycarpus fortunei is the more notable of the species and is known by the common names of Chusan Palm, Windmill Palm or Chinese Windmill Palm.

Trachycarpus fortunei grows to 20 m on a solitary stem reaching 30 cm diameter. The palm has persistent leaf bases that appear as a thick fibrous brown matting around the crown shaft and descending the trunk.