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Areca Palm

550.00 450.00

The areca palm (Chrysalidocarpus lutescens or Dypsis lutescens), also called the yellow butterfly palm and golden cane palm is one of the easiest palm trees to grow indoors. The foliage is evergreen, of Fine texture, and yellow-green in color.

Description

Areca palm is the best air purifying indoor plant. Overall height of the Pot with Plant 1.5 ft.

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.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Areca palm need sunlight?

Yes, Areca palm needs direct or indirect bright sunlight up to 1-3 hours a day, and indirect bright light for rest of the day.

When to water Areca palm?

1. Apply water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch and do not over water the plant. 2. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Note – For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

Why is my Areca palm leaves turning brown?

The main reasons leaves turning brown are as follows 1. Due to over watering or less watering to plant. 2. Plant does not get proper sunlight. 3. Lack of nutrient. 4. Disease and pest infestation.

Why is my Areca palm leaves turning yellow?

The main reasons leaves turning yellow are as follows 1. Due to over watering or less watering to plant. 2. Plant does not get proper sunlight. 3. Lack of nutrient. 4. Disease and pest infestation.

Where to keep Areca palm?

You can keep your Areca palm Indoor or outdoor at such a location where it will get enough direct bright sunlight up to 1-3 hours a day, and indirect bright light for rest of the day.

Can Areca palm be planted outside?

Yes, You can grow Areca palm outside where it will get enough direct bright sunlight up to 1-3 hours a day, and indirect bright light for rest of the day.

How fast Areca palms grow?

Areca palm is a medium growing plant, but if supplied with more nitrogen rich organic fertilizer with bright light and moist media it will grow at very fast rate.

How much sun does Areca palm need?

Areca palm grow in direct bright sunlight up to 1-3 hours a day, and indirect bright light for rest of the day.

Is Areca palm air purifier?

Yes, according to NASA clean air study Areca palm considered as one of the most efficient air purifying plants.

How to grow Areca palm from cutting?

Growing Areca palm from cutting is not possible as like other plant, But you can remove one of the offshoots that grow from its base, keeping its roots intact, and plant it in soil and later water it and keep the plant in shade area for minimum 10-15 days.

How to propagate Areca palm?

You can propagate Areca palm from its seeds and also by removing one of the offshoots that grow from its base.

How to care Areca palm?