Growing a coconut palm tree is easy and fun. Below you will find the steps for planting coconuts and growing coconut palms from them.Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun. Prefers fertile, slightly alkaline, loose, somewhat gritty loams with good drainage.
Add lime to acidic soils to adjust the soil pH. Best grown with regular and consistent moisture during the growing season.
|Plant Height||30 inch (76 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||7 inch (18 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Dianthus Coconut Punch ,nariyal,daap,naral|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||5-7 Meters|
|Flower Colour ||Wine red with white blotches |
|Bloom Time ||May to June|
|Difficulty Level ||easy to grow|
Planting and careFirst, water the coconut tree frequently. As long as the soil drains well, you really cant water it too often. If you decide to repot your coconut tree, remember to add sand or vermiculite to the new soil to keep the water draining well.
Second, growing coconut palms are heavy feeders that require regular, complete fertilizer. Look for a fertilizer that provides both the basic nutrients plus trace nutrients like boron, manganese and magnesium.
|Sunlight ||Full sun|
|Watering ||Water the coconut frequently but make sure the container drains very well.|
|Soil ||well-drained soil|
|Temperature ||21 C and above|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Nariyal special feature
Rock gardens, border fronts, edgings, fragrance gardens and containers. When massed, these mat-forming plants can form an attractive ground cover.
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
- Crested Lepidagathis, called Mullabanthi in Telugu, has been used by the yanadi tribe in Andhra Pradesh as a traditional medicine
- It is used in the treatment of fever
- It is also used in treating inflammations - aqueous extract of leaves mixed with Ocimum juice and the tuberous flower ash mixed with coconut oil is a concoction, which is applied on parts affected by inflammation
- In Chhattisgarh, people use leaf extract for treating malaria
- edible in mainy things, as fruit ,aschutney or juice or sweets etc
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Nariyal?
Nariyal is commonly known as Dianthus Coconut Punch ,nariyal,daap,naral
How tall do Nariyal grow?
On average Nariyal grows 5-7 Meters
What color are Nariyal?
A Nariyal plant bears flowers of color Wine red with white blotches
When Nariyal blooms?
With enough light, Nariyal may produce Wine red with white blotches flowers in May to June
How hard is Nariyal to grow?
A Nariyal is easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Nariyal need?
A Nariyal prefers Full sun
How much water does a Nariyal need?
A Nariyal prefers watering Water the coconut frequently but make sure the container drains very well.
What kind of soil does a Nariyal need?
A Nariyal prefers well-drained soil
What temperature does a Nariyal like?
A Nariyal prefers 21 C and above
How often should I fertilize my Nariyal?
To encourage Nariyal growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Sunday, 15 March 2020
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Wednesday, 04 March 2020
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Thursday, 13 February 2020
Awesome experience!!! Luved the plant. Looked exactly the same. Thank you NL
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