Pygmy Date Palm: One of the easiest and best palms to grow indoors, Pygmy Date Palm is native to the rainforests of Southeast Asia, and are surprising hardy to around 24F (-5C) for a short time. It can be planted either singly or in groupings. They also make wonderful planter palms for indoors or on the deck during the warmer months. This palm is a popular plant due to its hardiness, attractiveness and small size. Normally, it will eventually reach a height of about 9'. These are very versatile plants which grow well in part shade to full sun, are tolerant to both under and over watering and are adaptable to any soil types as long as good drainage is provided. Seeds take about 3 months to germinate. Hardy in zones 9-11.