Areca palm (Chrysalidocarpus Lutescens)



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30cm, 40cm, 50cm


Bright, Indirect



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genus of palms with single and multiple stems. The terminal clusters of pinnate, arching leaves can be grown indoors or in a warm, temperate greenhouse.
Grow as beautiful trees in tropical and subtropical areas. grow in full, filtered, or bright light with protection from the hot sun. Apply a balance fertilizer once a month while in growth, and water sparingly during the winter. Grow plants outside in soil that is fertile, moist, but well-drained, in the sun or some shade.

genus of tiny palm trees from the rainforests of Central and South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. They are prized for their attractive leaves, which are pinnate or resemble fish scales Often arching, alternate or tufted, and carried on upright, flexible, occasionally scandent stems. grow indoors as houseplants, in containers or borders, or in a warm greenhouse or conservatory. Grow in a courtyard or border that is shaded in warmer climates. grow in direct or filtered bright light that is shaded from the hot sun. During the growing season, water liberally and fertilize regularly; during the winter, water sparingly. In the spring, pot on or top-dress. Grow outside in humus-rich, moist, but well-drained soil.