About Red Neck Palm
It has a single, clean, white, waxy trunk ringed by the scars from the fallen fronds. The crown-shaft is covered in dense reddish-brown velvet like or fur-like fuzzy material tomentum, hence the name Teddy Bear Palm. The trunk has a lot of similarities with bamboo.
This is one of the more elegant and colorful Dypsis, and is now widespread in cultivation. With it's large stature and fuzzy bright red crownshaft, it stands out in any setting. In the past Dypsis lastelliana, the "Redneck Palm, " was often confused with Dypsis lepthocheilos, the "Teddy Bear Palm." This confusion was engrained and still persists somewhat today.Scientific name Dypsis leptocheilos or Neodypsis lastelliana, is a very elegant palm known for its unique trunk with a distinctive reddish-colored fuzzy crown-shaft.
|Plant Height||18 inch (46 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||7 inch (18 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Dypsis lastelliana,Neodypsis lastelliana,Teddy Bear Palm|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||20-30 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Yellow|
|Bloom Time ||Spring, Summer, Fall|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow.|
Planting and care
Grow teddy bear palm in full sun to light shade in moist, well-drained, non-alkaline soil. A sandy, humus-rich loam works well. It is most spectacular when grown in groups of three or five at staggered heights.
Red Neck Palm care
|Sunlight ||Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun|
|Watering ||Keep the soil moist|
|Soil ||Soil with pH 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic), 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)|
|Temperature || It is cold hardy and can tolerate cold down upto 25 F and even withstand light frost for a short period of time when mature enough.|
|Fertilizer ||To prevent nutritional deficiency, apply good quality palm fertilizer that has continues release formula twice a year during growing season.|
Red Neck Palm uses
- Feature Plant, Mixed Border, Tropical
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Red Neck Palm ?
Red Neck Palm is commonly known as Dypsis lastelliana,Neodypsis lastelliana,Teddy Bear Palm
How tall do Red Neck Palm grow?
On average Red Neck Palm grows 20-30 feet
What color are Red Neck Palm ?
A Red Neck Palm plant bears flowers of color Yellow
When Red Neck Palm blooms?
With enough light, Red Neck Palm may produce Yellow flowers in Spring, Summer, Fall
How hard is Red Neck Palm to grow?
A Red Neck Palm is Easy to grow.
How much sunlight does a Red Neck Palm need?
A Red Neck Palm prefers Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
How much water does a Red Neck Palm need?
A Red Neck Palm prefers watering Keep the soil moist
What kind of soil does a Red Neck Palm need?
A Red Neck Palm prefers Soil with pH 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic), 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
What temperature does a Red Neck Palm like?
A Red Neck Palm prefers It is cold hardy and can tolerate cold down upto 25 F and even withstand light frost for a short period of time when mature enough.
How often should I fertilize my Red Neck Palm ?
To encourage Red Neck Palm growth, To prevent nutritional deficiency, apply good quality palm fertilizer that has continues release formula twice a year during growing season.
Friday, 13 March 2020
Verry small size.but good product no any damage when i got it in my home delievery is superior
Monday, 02 March 2020
Pot seems to be really small. DO I have to shift the plan to the bigger pot as it starts growing in a few months?
Monday, 03 February 2020
Great plant, great case, great packaging. If you are planning to buy please go ahead.
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