Chamaedorea elegans, Parlour Palm - Plant

This palm tree, with its long, graceful feather-shaped fronds, will add a tropical feel to your home and is especially well suited for screened patios and atrium.

What makes it special:
  • Best air purifier plant.
  • Easy to grow.
  • Low maintenance plant.
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About Chamaedorea elegans

Chamaedorea palm is one of the most widely used indoor gardenings for bright interiors. Handsome, arching, green pinnate leaves, with 12 or more pairs of narrow leaflets per leaf, lend a tropical flair to indoor locations. This palm is a small, compact, usually single-trunked palm.

Clusters of yellow flowers in loose spirals may bloom in spring if enough light is present. Plants are dioecious. Leaves 5-8, spreading, pinnate; sheath 8-20 cm long, very obliquely open nearly to the base and tubular only in lower 1/3, short ligule apically on either side of the petiole.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height18 inch (46 cm)
Plant Spread 6 inch (15 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Parlor palm, Neanthe bella palm
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 6 feet
Flower Colour Yellow
Bloom Time Seasonal bloomer
Difficulty Level Easy

Planting and care

Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.

Sunlight:

  • Keep the plant in partial sunlight area.
  • Also, keep the plant indoor condition where the 2 to 3 hours of sunlight is available, just avoid the darken area.

  • Soil:
  • Use nutrient rich, well drained, well aereted, and porous potting mix.

  • Watering:
  • Water a plant when the topsoil in pot (5 to 8 cm) feels dry to touch.
  • Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering for the winter & rainy season.
  • Try to water the plants in the morning around 8-10 am.

  • Application of Fertilizer:
  • Apply fertilize a plant mostly in the spring and early monsoon season.
  • Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots to the plant can easily uptake the nutrients and moisture.

  • Re-potting:
  • When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer.
  • Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days then move the plant to its required light condition.

  • For re-potting procedure click here

    Plant Protection:
  • Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts.
  • For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.
  • Chamaedorea elegans care

    Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:

  • Do not overwater suddenly, check the moisture in the soil first. If too dry then apply water gradually.
  • Keep the plant in indirect bright light. Gradually move it to more bright location.
  • Do not re-pot immediately after receiving it.

  • Key requirements to keep plant healthy:

    Sunlight Full to partial sunlight
    Watering Moderately
    Soil Nutrient-rich loamy soil
    Temperature 20 to 35 degree Celsius
    Fertilizer Apply organic fertilizer

    Chamaedorea elegans special feature

    Chamaedorae palm is an air purifier indoor plant.

    Chamaedorea elegans uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • This is one of the most useful Palms for landscape gardening

    Frequently Asked Questions

    When to repot parlor palm?

    When Parlor palm overgrows in the current pot or after every 2 -3 years change the pot and preferably in June-July.

    When to feed parlour palm?

    Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (June-July).

    Why is my parlour palm turning yellow?

    The main reasons of leaves turning yellow are as follows 1. Due to over watering or less watering to plant. 2. Plant does not get proper sunlight. 3. Lack of nutrient. 4. Disease and pest infestation. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    When to water parlour palm?

    1. Water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. 2. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    What does a parlour palm look like?

    Parlour palm belongs to Arecacea family having beautiful, attractive and delicate appearance. Light green fronds about 20 cm long that have a dainty like texture.

    Are parlour palms safe for cats?

    Parlor palms are non-toxic to cats and dogs.

    What soil for parlour palm?

    Soil should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich.

    Can you propagate parlour palm?

    Yes you can propagate parlor palm by dividing one of the clumps of stems

    Do parlour palms flower?

    Yes, Parlor palms flowers.

    What to feed a parlour palm?

    Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (June-July).

    How tall do parlour palms grow?

    This palm typically grows to about 4 feet tall indoors

    How to grow parlour palm?

    Parlor palm is grown by seeds and division 1. Sunlight-At least 4-6 hours of direct or indirect bright sunlight is required. 2. Soil- Soil should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 3. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (June-July). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Why is my parlour palm turning brown?

    The main reasons of leaves turning brown are as follows 1. Due to over watering or less watering to plant. 2. Plant does not get proper sunlight. 3. Lack of nutrient. 4. Disease and pest infestation. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Can parlour palms be grown outside?

    Yes, you can grow parlor palm outside where at least 4-6 hours of direct or indirect bright sunlight is available.



    Reviews

    Sunday, 26 July 2020

    Plant is in very good condition.....Vase is good ..... Packaging is ok..... Jelly balls were broken....

    Piyuah

    Thursday, 23 July 2020

    Can i keep it in my ac room?

    mani mani

    Monday, 16 March 2020

    M vry hapy wid d plants..... its so b ful ...... just want to know how often have to sprinkle water in it..

    LAKHEEMI
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