Areca 21cm

SKU: 488286
£35

Product Description

A graceful elegant palm that makes a great addition to a conservatory. May be moved outside in the Summer months to give a tropical look to a patio. A low maintenance choice that is great at removing toxins from the air.

  • Easy to grow.
  • Adds an exotic feel to a room.

Product Details

Additional information
Keep compost moist, but not wet. Upright habit. Houseplant. Most indoor plants are safe for pets to be around but there are a few that may be toxic to pets if ingested. Please refer to animal wellbeing websites such as the RSPCA for further information.
Care instructions
Feed occasionally with liquid fertilizer and mist with water at regular intervals to increase humidity.
Colour of foliage
Green
Hardiness
Prefers temperatures above 10C.
Planting instructions
When re-potting - take care not to disturb the plant too much and only sit it as deep as it was previously in the soil (see marks on the cane from the soil to measure the previous level). This plant prefers being pot bound to a certain degree, so re-pot every three years.
Planting position
Place in bright but indirect light.
Rate of growth
Slow rate of growth.
Soil type
Prefers moist, well drained, multi-purpose compost.
Latin name
Dypsis lutescens
Eventual height
Approx. 90cm
Eventual width
45-55cm
Plant guarantee
no
Scent
Unscented
Room temperature
Average room temperatures of 65 F (16 C) --- 75 F (24 C) are suitable and no lower than 55 F (12.7 C). Sudden cold temperature drops and cold drafts can cause the leaves to display brown spots.

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