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Chamaedorea Elegans is commonly called Parlor palm or Neanthe Bella palm. This is one of the most popular and easy to care for palms and is native to rain forests from southeastern Mexico to northern Guatemala. As a houseplant, this Palm usually grows to 4' tall and is particularly noted for its dense, attractive foliage, compact shape, and easy maintenance. The handsome, arching, green leaves and shiny dark green stems lend a tropical flair to any decor. Clusters of yellow flowers in loose spirals may bloom in spring if enough light is present. Shipping and handling can be very tough on live plants so please be sure to open and check your plant right away. Mist the foliage and check the soil for moisture. Our plant team gives each plant a drink before they are individually shipped and wrapped so they may not need to be watered right away. Overwatering is one of the most common causes of the decline in indoor plants. When potting up your Parlor palm you need to use a peaty, sandy potting mix. Because this is a slow-growing plant you may only need to repot every other year. We are unable to ship this plant to California due to restrictions by the California Department of Agriculture. Please be aware that there are no know toxins with the Parlour palm and they are a great plant for pets. There are no other authorized sellers of American Plant Exchange plants. Please ensure that you order and receive an American Plant Exchange plant shipped and sold by Amazon. American plant exchange is a 35-year-old Florida based nursery that supports women in our community in a mutually beneficial work release skill development program.

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