Thursday, February 10, 2011

Gregory Palm Farms at World Ag Expo

Each year the World Ag Expo is held in Tulare, CA. and draws farmers and growers from all over the world. The world’s largest annual agriculture exposition is celebrating 44 years of innovative agriculture with over 1,600 exhibitors displaying the latest in farm equipment, chemicals, communications, and technology on 2.5 million square feet of exhibit space.

They also have free seminars on a variety of topics important to farmers, growers and agribusiness professionals.

Gregory Palm Farms has been in the growing business for over 30 years and is constantly seeking to keep up with the latest in growing technologies, fertilizers, pesticides and other eco-friendly procedures and essentials.



If you are planning to install multiple palm trees, call us today for a FREE consultation. One of our Gregory Palm Farms family members will come to your home or project site and help with the complete overall design and recommend the best trees for your installation. Call (714) 814-8525 or (714) 343-2277 to schedule an appointment today! You can also visit our website for a complete catalog of palm trees along with pictures and descriptions http://gregorypalmfarms.com

Sunday, February 6, 2011

Excellent Container Plant - Sago Palm (Cycas Revoluta)

The Cycas Revoluta, or commonly known as the Sago Palm, is a wonderful plant for both indoor and outdoor use. It looks great in the shrub border or as an accent on an expanse of lawn or near the patio. Use in entryways or in rock and sand gardens.

It mixes well with palms and combines well with border grass, podocarpus and camellias. The Sago Palm makes an excellent container plant for use outdoors and in the home.


The Sago Palm tall trunk on older specimens, grows 8-10in diameter. It is more fern-like when small and produces offsets at base.

It grows in full sun or partial shade and require a well prepared, non-alkaline soil with good drainage. Once established, the Sago Palm is fairly drought tolerant, but still requires regular watering. The Sago Palm is a slow growing palm with up to 10 ft fronds spread 3-6 ft.
We have many sizes of Sago Palms from single trunk to multi-trunks specimens. Call us today if you would like to install some Sago Palm trees from Gregory Palm Farms to enhance the beauty and value of your home. (714) 814-8525 or (714) 343-2277
http://gregorypalmfarms.com

Friday, February 4, 2011

San Carlos Palm Tree Installation by Gregory Palm Farms

Gregory Palm Farms was selected as the vendor of choice because of their wide variety of palm trees and for their professional delivery and installation services.

A total of 34 palms were delivered and installed to this Northern California home in San Carlos.

Gregory Palm Farms has the experience, equipment and expertise to handle jobs large and small.

Our palms are grown specifically for landscapes Southern California, Northern California and Washington climates.

Here are some pictures of the delivery and the finished landscape.



If you are planning to install multiple palm trees, call us today for a FREE consultation.

One of our Gregory Palm Farms family members will come to your home or office or project site and help with the complete overall design and recommend the best trees for your installation.

Call (714) 814-8525 or (714) 343-2277 to schedule an appointment today!

You can also visit our website for a complete catalog of palm trees along with pictures and descriptions http://gregorypalmfarms.com

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Washingtonia robusta - Mexican Fan Palms

Mexican Fan Palms soar to over 100 ft this skyscraper of the palm world is a striking sight when planted at equal intervals along a boulevard or when snuggled up in groups against high rise buildings.

Use the Mexican Fan Palm for formal groupings, street plantings, and groves in large open areas - these are the palms planted along Venice Beach and other California beaches. Young plants can be grown in containers and give a tropical look to patios and decks.

Mexican Fan Palm characteristics are long and slender, single trunk, wider at base. Dead fronds persist to form a 'skirt' They can handle exposure from full sun, wind, heat, and cold hardy down to approximately −10 °C (14°F).

Mexican Fan Palms have low water needs and can grow in just about any type of soil. They have a fast growth rate and can often reach 60' - 100' in height.

Call us today if you would like to install some Mexican Fan Palm trees from Gregory Palm Farms to enhance the beauty and value of your home. (714) 814-8525 or (714) 343-2277
http://gregorypalmfarms.com















(714) 814-8525 or (714) 343-2277 http://gregorypalmfarms.com