Chamaedorea elegans (Parlor palm)
One of the most popular indoor palms. This houseplant is small, but bushy and very easy to care, which makes it a great addition to any interior. Indoors it can grow up to 1.80 m tall, but usually stays a bit smaller.
This plant comes in 2 sizes: 12cm pot and approx 40cm high or 9cm pot an approx 25cm high.
Light: Low-Medium. Although parlor palm tolerate low light well, it will do their best in bright, filtered sunlight. North window would work great for them.
Min light - 100 FC, Good Growth - 400 FC
Water: Medium. Let the top inch of the soil to dry up before topping up. Overwatering will lead to root rot. Please read our guides on proper watering techniques.
Pets: Non-toxic to both dogs and cats. However it's one of cats all time favourites - even the ones that are calm around other plants usually can't resist the thin long leaves of parlor plant and will nibble on them regularly, unless it's placed out of reach.
See instructions on how to measure your light and properly water your plants in our FAQs Plant Care section!