|Common Name||Golden Cane Palm, Areca Palm, Butterfly Palm, Madagascar Palm|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Up to 7 feet|
|Bloom Time||During late spring or early summer|
Planting And Care
Keep the plant indoor with bright indirect natural light or bright artificial light.
Protect the plant from direct sunlight as it can cause damage to the foliage.
The soil should be well-drained and fertile for growing areca plant.
Water the plant when the topsoil (1-2 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch.
Do not overwater the plant.
Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
Application of Fertilizer
and then move the plant in its suitable climatic condition.
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Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.
For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.
Do not place your plant in bright direct sunlight; it can burn the leaves of the plant.
keep away from the AC Vents.
Do not overwater the plant especially when the pot does not have drainage holes.
Areca Palm Care
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:
Check the moisture in the soil before watering it.
Poke your finger into the soil, if dry then apply water.
Keep the plant in indirect light.
Do not re-pot immediately after receiving it.
Key requirements to keep the plant healthy:
|Sunlight||Full to partial sunlight|
|Soil||Nutrient-rich loamy soil|
|Temperature||20 to 35 degree Celsius|
|Fertilizer||Apply organic fertilizer|
Areca Palm Special Feature
Areca palm is an air purifier indoor plant.
Areca Palm Uses
- This is one of the most useful Palms for landscape gardening