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Areca Palm

Areca Palm

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Highlights

  • Plant Type: Palm tree, Perennial
  • Suitable Location: Indoor
  • Plant Height: 15–20 cm
  • Maintenance: Low
  • Best For: Large indoor areas, Decorate house or office

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Description

Areca palm may be a species of the family “Arecaceae”. This plant is native to Madagascar. This plant can add a tropical feel to your home. It’s a standard decorative in subtropical and tropical regions around the world.

This is a one of the best houseplants for removing all indoor air toxins. NASA suggested areca palm as an air purifying plant. The mature areca plant looks like a large bush which will reach 20 feet tall and spread around 5-10 feet.

The Areca palm very rarely flowers. Some time it’ll produce little bright yellow flowers. Their leaves are narrow and long.

 

PLANT FEATURES

Botanical names Dypsis lutescens
Common Name Bamboo palm, Butterfly palm, Golden cane palm, Yellow palm
Sun Exposure Partial
Water Frequent water
Flower Color Pale yellow
Native Area Madagascar
Maintenance Low
Season of flower Summer
Feng Shui & Air cleaner Yes
Leaves Long and narrow green

 

STEP OF PLANTING ARECA PLANT

  • Spring season is the best season to plant areca plant.
  • You should propagate this palm tree by seeds and cutting.
  • Choose the area with bright indirect natural light or bright artifical light
  • This plant does not required big pot. You should feel the small to medium pot with well drained and fertile soil.
  • Use a sharp knife to cut stems and place the stem in standard potting mix.
  • If you want to propagate this plant by seeds than dig 1/2 inch deep. Place the seed within the hole and fill it.
  • Seeds take about 1 month to germinate.
  • Water your plants thoroughly, make sure to let any excess water.
  • Keep this pot in bright indirect natural light or bright artifical light.

 

ARECA PLANT CARE

Do’s

  • Try to maintain the temperature between 21-29 C.
  • Water Areca plant when the 1-2 inch on pot feels dry to touch.
  • Keep the soil moist in spring and summer, and allow the soil to dry between waterings in fall and winter season.
  • Feed the Areca palmt with organic fertilizer once a month in April – August.
  • You should also use a liquid houseplant fertilizer.
  • Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts from the Areca plant.
  • Re pot this plant with fresh potting soil and some fertilize.
  • You can also use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil in case of pest and insect attack or disease.

Dont’s

  • Do not keep the plant at direct sunlight site as it can cause damage the leaves.
  • Not to keep this plant near the AC.
  • Do not overwater the Arica plant.
  • Do not re-pot this plant before maturity.

 

INTERESTING FACTS

  • Areca palm can absorbs Indoor Air-Pollutants.
  • This plant give more Oxygen.
  • Areca palm Helps in Decreasing Stress.
  • This is a perfect Feng Shui Plant.
  • This is a beautiful housing plant.
  • Areca palm can Improves Air Humidity.
  • Areca plant can live for 10 years.
  • This is a non-toxic plant, so it is safe for pets.
  • Areca palms develop best from a south or west-facing window.
  • Due to over watering or less watering to plant the leaves of areca plant turns into yellow or brown.

 

ARECA PLANT USES

  • Areca plant is used for decorate your Garden, house or office.
  • This plant is used as an air purifying plants.
  • Areca plant absorb Carbon dioxide and give fresh and pure Oxigen.
  • It will absorb all the toxins and make air clean and fresh.

 

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

  • Reduce watering in winter and rainy season and water thoroughly in the summer.
  • When you re-pot the plant, than after keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days and then you put pot in their actual place.
  • Poke your finger into the soil and check the moisture in the soil before watering it.

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