Native range: Madagascar
Known names: Areca Palm, Gold Cane Palm, Bamboo Palm, Butterfly Palm, Yellow Palm
Hardiness: Best kept above 60°F
Mature Size: ~35' if given space and correct enviornment. A lot smaller when grown in a "grove" style planting; and indoors.
Light: Morning sun, dappled light-all the way to full sun, avoid sudden hot afternoon sun.
Water: Water when soil is dry to the touch, more water in hotter climates
Soil: Standard potting soil with added pumice or perlite.
Dormancy Period: N/A
Plant Size: Grown in 4" pot, shipped semi-bare-root
Pinnate leaves type palm. This palm can adapt to indoor growing but will grow a lot faster and taller when grown outside (if your climate allows.). Trunk turns yellowish with age. With this, you will receive a grove-style plant; which means there are many plants grown closely together. If you wish to have a taller plant then you must extract one and grow it as a solo plant.
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