This brawny, yet beautiful, palm can thrive in almost any climate - From the Northern Alaskan peninsula to the South East Coast of Australia! The Trachycarpus fortunei is perfect fit for Vancouver’s climate as it can survive cold winters with temperatures falling well below our typical winters. This disease resistant palm is as beautiful as it is resilient and is an excellent addition to any landscaping layout, poolside decor and patio design. In optimal conditions, windmills can grow up to 2 ft a year and up to 40 feet tall. The perfect palm to grow if you want to achieve a tropical garden in Vancouver.