|Plant Height||36 inch (91 cm)|
|Plant Spread||12 inch (30 cm)|
|Common Name||Golden Cane Palm, Areca Palm, Butterfly Palm, Madagascar Palm|
|Maximum Reachable Height||6 to 8 feet|
|Bloom Time||During late spring or early summer|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
Planting And Care
- Palms grow best when you let their roots fill the pot.
- They need soil-based potting compost and should not be re-potted unnecessarily.
- They are sensitive to chemicals and will be damaged if you expose them to aerosol sprays.
- If you need to treat them with insecticides, be sure what you use is suitable for a palm.
Areca Palm Care
Areca palm is propagated by seeds, by separating the offsets or suckers at the base of a mature plant, or by plant division.
Sunlight Full to partial sunlight Watering Medium Soil Chalky, Loamy, Sandy soil: moist but well-drained Temperature 20 to 30 degree C Fertilizer Use a palm fertilizer, which will contain all the micronutrients and extra potassium and manganese.
Areca Palm Special Feature
the most popular indoor houseplants sold today. Indoors an Areca palm is a medium sized exotic looking plant that can reach a height of 6-8 feet; outdoors it may be as tall as 25 feet.
Areca Palm Uses
- This is one of the most useful Palms of the tropics the world around