Livistona chinensis <br> Chinese Fan Palm
Livistona chinensis <br> Chinese Fan Palm
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Livistona chinensis
Chinese Fan Palm

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Livistona chinensis                      

liv-iss-TOH-nuh chie-NEN-sis

 

Common Names: Chinese Fan Palm, Fountain Palm

Family: Arecaceae

Origin: China and Japan

Growth: Clumping

Light: Bright, indirect

Foot Candles: 150 - 250

Water: Moderately moist

Humidity: 30% - 60%

Temperature: 12°C - 32°C

Soil: Well draining potting mix

Container: Self-watering planter

Nutrients: 20-10-10 Monthly  

Propagation: Seed or removal of offsets

Interiorscape Use: Large potted plant, atriums

Common Pests: Mealybugs, Aphids, Spider Mites, Scale, Thrips.

Common Issues: Especially vulnerable to Spider Mites when grown indoors. Root rot when sitting in water. Spines along leaf stems are very sharp.

Comments: A tough hardy plant great for beginners. Leaves will tend towards the light, so rotating the plant occasionally will create a more full look. 

Toxicity: Safe.