Parlor Palm

Chamaedorea elegans

How to care for Parlor Palm

sun-2

Light: Part sun, part shade

Place in a window with dappled sun or a spot in the middle of a room. Or directly in a window facing west or east.

watering

Watering need: Medium demand

This plant is somewhat drought-tolerant, so no need to stress too much about it drying up. Make sure to feel the soil before watering: the top layer (about 2 inches) should be dry before giving this plant more water.

fertilizer

Fertilizing need: Medium demand

Plants can't only survive on water, they need nutrients too. To keep your plant nice and thriving, it’s important that you add fertilizer every now and then. You can find more info below how to best fertilize this plants.

Download Planta to get more accurate care instructions tailored to suit you and your plant's specific needs

This cutie is on NASA's list of the 50 best air purification plants and is actually one of the best when it comes to air purification.

Read More

The Best Way to Water Your Parlor Palm

Parlor palms require the perfect balance when it comes to watering - not too much and not too little.

Find out more about The Best Way to Water Your Parlor Palm

How to Fertilize Your Parlor Palm

Most plants require fertilizing every now and then to ensure that they get the right nutrients in order to stay happy and healthy.

Find out more about How to Fertilize Your Parlor Palm

How to Repot Your Parlor Palm

Most plants require repotting every now and then in order to stay happy and healthy. However, repotting can be stressful to plants, so it's important to do it carefully and not too often.

Find out more about How to Repot Your Parlor Palm

How to Mist Your Parlor Palm

Misting instructions

Find out more about How to Mist Your Parlor Palm

Planta: Never kill a plant again

Individual care schedule and reminders for your plants, recommendations, step by step guides, identification, light meter and more. Keep your plants alive with Planta!

Get Planta App