Common name

Parlour palm


Growing conditions

A low growing palm, up to 3ft high. Give it a liquid feed every month or so. If it has brown tips on the leaves, it needs a higher humidity so mist it regularly



Water regularly during the growing season and rarely in the winter months. Mist it if it is really hot



A light position but can handle some shade



Average temperatures but mist if hot

Chamaedorea elegans