Small, slender, elegant, slowgrowing palm; easy-to-care-for houseplant - the Edwardians didn't call it parlour palm for nothing! Lovely in a shady spot in tropical gardens. Fantastic at cleaning chemicals from the air and improving air quality - watch this TED talk for more info. 2-3 palms per pot.
DESCRIPTION: Slowgrowing clumping palm, very slender elegant leaves with a slight weeping habit. Cleans the air of harmful chemicals, improving air quality. USE IN: Tropical gardens in shade or part shade; containers and indoor gardens. PLANTING: Plant in a shaded or full sun position in the garden in well drained soil. Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. CARE: Protect from frost and keep moist during dry periods. Apply a slow release fertiliser during spring and liquid fertiliser regularly during the warmer months. Re-pot every 2 - 3 years to keep soil fresh and full of nutrients. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 2m H x 1-1.5m W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, with young healthy roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 42 mm wide and 80 mm high.