Palms

Palm trees always create a relaxed, resort style atmosphere wherever they are planted. We’re fortunate to live in a part of the country where palms can be grown easily and can be adapted to most landscape styles. So take advantage and create an incredible island style resort right in your own backyard. Over the last 20 years Moon Valley Nurseries has been growing the highest quality palm trees our stock of prized specimen trees. No one in the world has developed stronger, hardier and more disease resistant palms than the ones that can be found at Moon Valley Nurseries. Whether you need one or two palms for your landscape, new home build, or commercial landscape job, let the experts at Big Tex Tree Nurseries help you achieve your landscape goals.

Types of Palms

Piru Queen Palm

Piru Queen Palm

Syagrus romanzoffiana

Plant this tropical beauty into your landscape and enjoy the calming nature and appeal that Piru Queen Palms provide. Custom grown for ideal durability in Houston’s climate.

Bismarck Palm

Bismarck Palm

Bismarckia nobilis

Bismarck Palm is a stunning specimen featuring dramatic silvery blue form and a symmetrical crown. Create a tropical hedge and set your curb appeal apart from the rest!

Bottle Palm

Bottle Palm

Hyophorbe lagenicaulis

The Bottle Palm tree can accent any landscape with a natural look and feel of the tropics. Great in groups or as a focal point.

Canary Island Date Palm

Canary Island Date Palm

Phoenix canariensis

Elegant, tropical and able to provide massive amounts of beauty and shade! Stately, clean and formal appearance and can fill any landscape with lush color

Chinese Fan Palm

Chinese Fan Palm

Livistona chinensis

Wide-spreading crown, with drooping, weeping fronds. We love to plant them as a lush, tropical hedge. Blends in beautifully with a wide range of trees and plants.

Diamond Cut Date Palm

Diamond Cut Date Palm

Phoenix dactylifera

Can bring the five-star resort-style look to any landscape. An excellent tropical shade tree with practically no litter, perfect for poolside planting and more!

Foxtail Palm

Foxtail Palm

Wodyetia bifurcata

Foxtail Palms have a look you won't find anywhere else. Deep green fronds. Planted in groupings creates visually stunning effect matched by its naturally calming nature.

Mediterranean Fan Palm

Mediterranean Fan Palm

Chamaerops humilis

Excellent choice for planting in small areas. This resort-style miniature fan palm will rarely outgrow its space. Ideal as a tropical accent or as a centerpiece.

Mexican Blue Palm

Mexican Blue Palm

Brahea armata

A very rare palm with dramatic silvery blue fan-shaped foliage that adds a stunning presence in any landscape.

Mexican Fan Palm

Mexican Fan Palm

Washingtonia robusta

Easy to grow palm tree with a grand and stately appearance that is suitable for any landscape. Cigar-cut varieties available for a smooth, formal texture.

Needle Palm

Needle Palm

Rhapidophyllum hystrix

Needle Palms are a small and slow-growing accent palm with a clumping style growth that makes them ideal for blocking unwanted views. Use indoors or outdoors!

Pindo Palm

Pindo Palm

Butia capitata

An easy to grow small to medium palm instantly recognized by its beautiful silvery/blue fronds that gracefully arch and re-curve towards the ground.

Ponytail Palm

Ponytail Palm

Beaucarnea recurvata

Unlike any other palm tree, in fact, they aren’t palms at all. They’re slow growing plants that add a lot of tropical flair to any landscape.

Pygmy Date Palm

Pygmy Date Palm

Phoenix roebelenii

They are the perfect size for adding a nice tropical accent to patios, courtyards, backyards, side areas and any place where space is at a premium!

Rhapis Palm

Rhapis Palm

Rhapis excelsa

The Lady Palm is often used as one of the finest houseplants you can find. Plant a few together outdoors to create a solid, living privacy screen!

Sabal Palm

Sabal Palm

Sabal palmetto

Sabal Palm is a slow-growing, medium palm with large fronds and unique trunk. We love to plant them as street trees, for patios, around swimming pools and spas.

Sago Palm

Sago Palm

Cycas revoluta

Perfect for smaller spaces. When planted in groupings, they can create a lush tropical hedge ideal for borders and blocking unwanted views. Very low maintenance.

Sylvester Date Palm

Sylvester Date Palm

Phoenix sylvestris

The Sylvester Date Palm has a robust, solitary trunk a striking diamond pattern. This beautiful accent palm blends well with many landscape themes.

Windmill Palm

Windmill Palm

Trachycarpus fortunei

Small to medium fan palm with a resort-style look and compact form. An excellent choice in any landscape where space is at a premium.

Bamboo Palm

Bamboo Palm

Chamaedorea seifrizii

Bamboo Palms are small and form dense clusters of dark green fronds that can block unwanted views in style! Use indoors to clean the air!

​Majesty Palm

​Majesty Palm

Ravenea rivularis

The Majesty Palm, loved as an indoor houseplant and this slow to moderate growing palm looks great alone on the lawn or under a canopy of taller trees!

King Palm

King Palm

Archontophoenix alexandrae

Clean appearance, attractive multi-colored trunk and dark green fronds are all features of this beautiful King Palm. Ideal around pools or as a focal point.

Dioon Palm

Dioon Palm

Dioon spinulosum

The Dioon Palm is one of the tallest cycads you will find anywhere! Use them to add an exotic and formal touch to any landscape.

Cat Palm

Cat Palm

Chamaedorea cataractarum

Cat Palm can be used as a beautiful backdrop to other tropical plants. An excellent choice for a low hedge or privacy screen.

Moon Valley Nurseries has developed our Super Palm Juice: the perfect formula of important nutrients, in a super easy to use liquid. When used as directed Super Palm Juice will help produce thicker, stronger trunks while maintaining the fronds with a healthy, dark green appearance resulting in lush, dense crowns!

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