Name: Areca Palm
Pot Size: 17cm
Botanical name: Dypsis lutescens
Common name: Areca Palm
Bio: This palm was once an endangered species. It has smooth and sometimes golden trucks that look a bit like palm grass. They are relatively fast-growing, which can be regulated by keeping clumps in a tight container.
Light: Bright, indirect sunlight. Leaves will turn yellow-green in direct sunlight.
Watering: Allow soil to dry out slightly between waterings, they are sensitive to to fluoridated water, so should be watered with distilled water or collected rainwater.
Humidity: Regular misting will keep foliage from drying out.
Temperature: 20-24 degrees, keep away from cold windows and heat sources.
Air Purifying: Excellent at purifying your air of pollutants in your home.
Additional Information: Areca Palms can be trimmed without ant harm and will last upto 10 years.