Livistona australis, the cabbage-tree palm, is a plant species in the family Arecaceae.
It’s origin is Australia and it is a tall, slender palm growing up to about 25 m in height and 0.35 m diameter.
It is crowned with dark, glossy green leaves on petioles 2 m long.
It has leaves plaited like a fan; the cabbage of these is small but sweet.
In summer it bears flower spikes with sprigs of cream-white flowers.
Slightly winterhardy till -7°C.