The Parlour Palm It thrives in our homes and workplaces where other species may struggle and it's also one of the cheapest palms you can buy.
COMMON NAME: Parlor, Parlour palm (British English), Neanthe bella
BOTANICAL/SCIENTIFIC NAME: Chamaedorea elegans
LIGHT: These are not demanding for the grower when it comes to providing enough light. Any shaded type room will suffice with indirect sunlight.
WATERING: Watering the parlor palm too much will cause growing problems and could possibly kill it off. Just a small amount of watering once the soil starts to dry. Very little is needed in the winter. Making sure the roots have good drainage is something they like. Spraying a water mist is advisable to improve humidity.
SOIL: Any decent potting mix will suffice (soil or soilless).
HUMIDITY: Spraying a water mist is advisable to improve humidity.
FERTILISER: Once a month, high in Nitrogen to enhance the growth of evergreen leaves.
Size: Height 50cm. Approximate
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