This is a gorgeous indoor palm that produces delightful perfectly round glossy green foliage in fan shapes. The Livistona is one of the smaller varieties of indoor palm but by no means any less striking! Not only is it beautiful to look at but it is also a brilliant air purifying houseplant. This variety is from a family that is found in the tropical rainforests of Southeast Asia, Australia and the Horn of Africa and takes its name from the Baron of Livingston.
Light conditions: position in a spot with bright, indirect light.
Neediness: This is an easy to care for houseplant that can tolerate a certain amount of unintentional neglect.
Watering: wait until the top layer of soil is dry before watering. Do not over-water, soil should be moist and not soggy. Reduce the amount given during the winter months but do not let it dry out completely.
Ideal location: bathrooms, kitchens, living rooms, studies and corridors
Rate of growth: Slow growing but can reach 2m.
Temperature: keep at a normal room temperature, do not let the temperature drop below 13°C.
Pets: this plant is non-toxic to cats and dogs.
Sizing: Small: W12cm x H50cm, Large: W17cm x H70cm (Pictured)
Also known as: Footstool Palm. Fan Palm
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