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Description

The Parlour Palm is perhaps the best known indoor palm in the world. Having experimented with older plants we’ve discovered that they also perform well as bedding plants in dark, forest-like locations.

 

Origin

Mexico, Guatemala and Belize.

 

Form and size

Small, solitary palm to 2m with age.

 

Preferred habitat

Best as an indoor plant.  Will grow outdoors in particularly warm and sheltered gardens.

Growth rate

  Slow

Outdoors

  Only in warm locations

Indoors

  Yes (no direct sunlight)

Wind

  Low tolerance

Sea winds

  No tolerance

Sun

  No tolerance

Dryness

  Low tolerance

Frost

  No tolerance

Chamaedorea elegans

Parlour Palm

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