Some fronds grow from the base of the palm, others grow in clusters.
When the palm fronds drop you don't want your roof damaged. King Palm The king palm has a slimmer, more brownish trunk than the queen and grows up to 50 feet when measured from the crown at maturity, providing a generous umbrella of fronds. Its pink spring blooms yield round, green, 1/2-inch fruits that gradually turn bright red. Garden Mulch. Palm tree fronds make a great base for your mulch. Simply chop them into pieces using a mulcher or lawnmower then use the results to feed your lawn, your roses, or your vegetables.
Simple! Paint Stirrer. Sometimes, the weirdest suggestions are also the most stumpcut.barted Reading Time: 6 mins. Oct 30, I don't bother shredding golden cane or any other small fronds. I cut off the collar and lay them flat on the garden.
They make good mulch as they are. If you don't like the look of the fronds spread a light coat say 25 - 30mm of your favourite mulch over them. I find this is more than adequate and water penetration is much better. Apr 16, If you get a disc chipper for palm fronds, do NOT get one with 45 o orientation.
Disc have a tendency to bind with palm frond fibers, so a drum style likely would be best for your use. The 95xp that we bought has a 9 inch diameter feed with a disc - the disc is 90 o to the feed and is specially mounted close to the feed to minimize fiber tangling.
You likely will want a larger diameter feed and likely have to go a larger diameter feed to get a good drum chipper.