Golden cane palm - Dypsis
Compact, clumping, fine-leaved tropical palm with golden cane stems and gold-green leaves. Very ornamental, easy care indoors and out, fast-growing, great for quick screening.
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Dypsis lutescens - golden cane palm, areca palmAPPEARANCE : Medium growing clumping palm from Madagascar with golden stems and light green fronds which take on shades of gold.
USE FOR : Tropical garden settings and poolside for screening and feature planting. Suited to containers and indoor gardens in cooler climates.
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: 6-8m H (often smaller in garden situations) x 2-2.5m W.
YOUR PLANTS : These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.
You can see an example in the image gallery.
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