Mediterranean  Fan Palm, Chamaerops humilis 8-10'  tall, tolerates temperatures to 20 degrees (F), drought tolerant, part sun to part shade.

Mediterranean Fan Palm for front garden. Thrives in full-sun areas, grows in clumps that develop from the offshoot of the parent plant.

love the potted banana palms and table/chairs adds something unexpected which I like

Pot a pair of trees. Want to add major drama? Pot two trees in oversize pots and use them to flank a door or gate. Check with your local nursery to find out which varieties do well in your area.

Tropical Front Yard Landscaping Ideas with Palm Trees | This For All

Tropical Landscape Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel and Decor - rocks, boulders, pool deck foliage colors iffygarden garden garden ideas?

These are the giant bromeliads

Love these giant bromeliads I was thinking about as features they would definitely add interest but not sure whether they would work in the UK climate. The giant ferns in the background (if that is what they are) also add interest.