Chinese Fan Palm
Livistona chinensis
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Palm fertilizer (e.g. N8-P4-K12).
Mist requirements Mist every 7 days
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 4.5 - 9.1
Acidity preference is not very pH sensitive
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

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Names

Other common names Chinese Fountain Palm, Fountain Palm, Serdang Palm
Family Arecaceae
Other scientific names Lycianthes rantonnetii, Latania chinensis, Livistona oliviformis

Characteristics

Growth form tree
Hardiness USDA 10 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -1°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • white
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    6
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    8
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Leaf color
  • green