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Top 10 Palm Trees To Bring Home

Top 10 Palm Trees To Bring Home

Do you love travelling and vacationing on the beaches? Now you can bring the beach vibe at home. Are you wondering how? Well, just get the beauty of the beach, the beautiful palm trees, at home.

But don’t get overwhelmed with the variety of palm trees available, as each tree has its significance and will add the same exquisiteness to your place.

Let’s find out Top 10 Palm Trees that will go well with your decor:

1. Areca Palm

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When we talk about indoor palm plants, Areca Palm trees are the favourite of a plethora of residents. These trees are found in Madagascar and enfranchised in the Andaman Islands, making them the perfect palm tree to grow in a home environment.

These trees easily adapt to the humid environment and are easy to take care of.

Key Traits

  • Life span: 10 to 15 years
  • Availability: Widely available in India

Care Instructions

  • Avoid direct sunlight
  • Multiple stems transpire when proliferated in moist soil
  • Keep the plant drenched to retain water and stay moist and humid

2. Pony Tail Palm

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This palm tree is native to southeastern Mexico, and due to the bulbous base, it is also known as Bottle Palm, Beaucarnea Recurvata, and Elephant’s Foot. Ponytail palms are low maintenance palm trees and they can grow up to 20 feet in a warm climate. If stored indoors, they can grow up to 3 feet.

Key Traits

  • Life Span: 10 to 100 years
  • Availability: Moderate Climate to Grow

Care Instructions

  • Grows well in sunlight
  • Drought resistant needs warm temperature and high humidity
  • Good soil containing perlite, garden soil, clay, and sand

3. Chamaedorea elegans

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The Chamaedorea elegans or Parlour Palm is the most popular home plant and is widely seen in living rooms or offices. It can easily be cultivated in pots, presenting homes with a beautiful look. These trees are native to Southern Mexico and Guatemala. The parlour palm grows beautiful yellow flowers.

Key Traits

  • Life Span: 40 days
  • Availability: Profusely available

Care Instructions

  • They can tolerate low light, so keep away from direct sun.
  • A bit sensitive to water, so overwatering can lead to death.
  • A high-quality potting mixture of soil is perfect.

4. Traveller Palm

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Ravenala madagascariensis or traveler palm is distinctive-looking and has a single species. Ravenala madagascariensis are native to Madagascar. These palms are the members of a monocotyledonous flowering family, not truly a palm tree.

The trees can easily adapt to a warm or dry summer climate. These trees can be reproduced through seeds and require 6 to 8 months for germination.

Key Traits

  • Life Span: 70 to 100 years
  • Availability: Anywhere in India

Care Instructions

  • Works best under light sun shade.
  • Water once a week.
  • Well-drained and organic soil

5. Table palm

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Table palm is also known as Livistona rotundifolia. These trees bring splendid beauty to any setting. The palm leaves have a strong single-trunked fan palm with green rounded leaves. These are medium-sized palm trees that look best in your living area, giving your home a beautiful appearance.

Key Trait

  • Life Span: 3 to 7 years
  • Availability: Widely available

Care Instructions

  • Can grow beautifully in full and partial shade sunlight
  • Use loam sandy soil
  • Maintain the water level for sustainability

6. Bottle Palm

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Bottle Palm, also known as Hyophorbe lagenicaulis, is an exotic palm tree. These are native to Round Island and Mauritius. These plants were named bottle palm because of their trunk, as their trunk is round and swollen, shaped just like a bottle.

These palm trees will expand the beauty of your home, moreover, they are easy to maintain.

Key Traits

  • Life Span: 70 to 100 years
  • Availability: Scarcely available

Care Instruction

  • Partial sunlight aids in better and fast growth.
  • Needs moderate watering.
  • Requires good soil mix.

7. Bamboo Palm

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Bamboo Palm or Chamaedorea Seifrizii is a treat to the eyes. The dark lush green leaves just accentuate the beauty of a place. It is also known as reed palm and is native to Central America and Mexico. These trees are expected to grow up to 10 feet when planted outside and 3 to 5 feet when indoors.

Key Traits

  • Life Span: 5 to 7 years
  • Availability: Abundantly available

Care Instructions

  • It needs bright and indirect sunlight
  • Consistent water and fertilisers
  • Quick draining soil, but having some amount of water retention quality

8. Fox tail palm

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Fox tail palm or Wodyetia bifurcata can be grown either outdoors or indoors. This palm tree is native to Australia and is adaptable as well as fast-growing. These palm trees have glossy green leaves and are one of the easiest palm trees to grow in a container or pot.

Key Traits

  • Life Span: Over 100 years
  • Availability: Profusely available

Care Instructions

  • Grows faster in full shade
  • Sufficient watering
  • Well-draining soil is required

9. Bismarckia Palm

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Bismarckia Palms are gorgeous garden palm trees and fall under the category of flowering palm trees. These trees are native to western and northern Madagascar. These are considered the most elegant and massive palm trees, with fan-like leaves.

Key Traits

  • Life Span: Over 8 years
  • Availability: Barely available

Care Instructions

  • Any type of soil can work.
  • Drought tolerant
  • Needs 80% to 100% of sunlight

10. Raphis Palm

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Raphis Palm is also known as lady palm or Rhapis excelsa, an extremely gorgeous and flexible palm tree. This tree can grow up to 6 to 15 feet if grown in its natural habitat and 10 to 15 feet when grown as a garden tree. Rhapis excelsa propagates both seeds and flowers, yellow shade.

Key Traits

  • Life Span: Up to 80 years
  • Availability: Barely available

Care Instructions

  • Can grow in full or partial light
  • Loamy and well-drained soil helps in ample growth
  • Water them often for moisture

Palm trees are one of the most popular and favourite outdoor and indoor trees. Giving an elegant look to the place, whether residential complex or commercial space, palm trees are the perfect choice for people looking to redefine the place with flora.



 

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