areca palm - Gift Crate

plant & gift crate £34.99
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Buy areca palm - Gift Crate areca palm / bamboo palm:

Forming part of our gift range, this plant will be placed in a sturdy wooden crate, then tucked in with lots of natural crinkle cut shredded paper before it is sent out. It looks lovely, and the recipient will not only have a wonderful new plant, but a wooden crate with a sliding lid that can be used for simple storage.

  • Position: bright but indirect light
  • Soil: fertile: good potting compost
  • Rate of growth: slow growing
  • Hardiness: tender (indoors only)
  • Current height: approximately 65cm (including pot)
  • Pot covers: choose a 18cm pot cover to give a good fit over the pot.
  • Pot size: 17cm

    A graceful attractive palm, with closely growing upright stems and long arching linear leaves creates a handsome focal point to any room. Still one of the most popular houseplants and it is easy to see why as it is so versatile and easy to look after.

  • Home care: Water regularly through the growing season with soft water, or rainwater but let the surface of the soil dry out slightly before rewatering. Reduce watering through the winter months. These plants need humidity so mist the leaves regularly, or stand on a tray of damp pebbles. Although they like a warm atmosphere don't place it near a radiator or heat source, and choose a brightly lit spot but not in direct sun.

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