Identified as recently as 1978, the Foxtail Palm is now known as one of the world's most popular palms. The Foxtail Palm's trunk is smooth, thin and grey and can grow up to 10m high. Its attractive leaves shaped like a fox's tail are long and feathered and can grow 2-3m long. It is extremely hardy and drought tolerant as well as frost tolerant. Requires watering only twice a month in summer and only once every six weeks during the colder months.