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Parlor palm: care and growing guide

Written by Maggie

Jan 28 2021

Parlor palm: care and growing guide

Parlor palm is unique and has a high ornamental value. Many flower friends like to grow Parlor palm. How to care for Parlor palm in autumn and spring? Let's see together.

care for Parlor palm in autumn and spring
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Parlor palm care for growing in autumn

When we care for Parlor palm in the autumn, we need to increase the light and daily in the environment of astigmatism, keep warm in autumn, to control the indoor temperature of 20 ℃ environments, the whole autumn just topdressing compound fertilizer at a time, maintain a Parlor palm green form, branches and twigs for disease still need timely to clip, reduce the consumption of nutrient, accelerate the growth of Parlor the palm. The following are Parlor palm care for growing in autumn.

1. Increase light

Parlor palm growth habits of the seasons are different, then how to care for parlor palm in autumn? Parlor palm doesn’t like a light. If want it to grow more strong, we need appropriate given the illuminate of astigmatism, in early autumn season shade processing, at the same time avoid the phenomenon of dehydration, gradually increase the illuminate of astigmatism, until receiving full sunlight.

2. Control the temperature

Parlor palm likes to grow in the warm time, and the temperature gradually drops in the late autumn. If the temperature is lower than 10℃, the plant will stop growing. When we care for Parlor palm in winter, it needs to be moved to a warm environment in the evening, and the indoor temperature can be controlled at about 20℃.

3. Topdressing fertilizer

Parlor palm grows slowly in autumn and will stop growing if the temperature is low, and the demand for nutrients is also low. When we care for Parlor palm in autumn, a topdressing of compound fertilizer can be applied in early autumn, and then watering will dilute it to promote the absorption of fertilizer by the root system.

4. Prune the branches

Parlor palm can also be properly pruned branches in autumn. After a year of growth, the plants will appear disinfected branches and withered branches. When we care for Parlor palm in autumn, pruning can be carried out in time to reduce nutrient consumption and improve the ornamental ability of the plants.

care for Parlor palm in autumn and spring
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Parlor palm care for growing in spring

When we care for Parlor palm in spring, we need to control the temperature. In the early spring season, we need to move it to the indoor environment, lighting time can be in eight hours a day or so. At the same time, reasonable to watering, every two days to water flooding once, at the same time change a loose soil, add some basal, spring is Parlor palm thrive of season. At this time we also need topdressing farmyard manure once a month. The following are Parlor palm care for growing in spring.

1. Control the temperature

In the early spring, the temperature is not particularly stable. When we care for Parlor palm in spring, the Parlor palm can be moved into the indoor environment in the evening, and the temperature can be ensured at about 18℃. In the daytime, the Parlor palm can be moved into the outdoor environment.

2. Astigmatism bath

Parlor palm grows more vigorously in spring when the demand for light is high, it needs to be placed in the astigmatism environment every day, the light time can be about 8 hours. When we care for Parlor palm in late spring, the light at noon is more intense, so it needs to be shaded for a period of time.

3. Reasonable watering

When we care for Parlor palm, it must be in a wet environment. In order to avoid the phenomenon of water, it is best to choose the soil with high drainage capacity, every 3 days to pour the water once. When we care for Parlor palm, according to the change of temperature in time to adjust the number of watering, reasonable and scientific watering can promote the growth of Parlor palm.

4. Topdressing basic fertilizer

Spring is the best time for Parlor palm to change the pot. When we care for Parlor palm in spring, you can choose the soil prepared by leaf rot soil, peat and perlite, and add some appropriate base fertilizer. After that, in the process of cultivation, you can apply agricultural fertilizer every other month to supplement the plant.

care for Parlor palm in autumn and spring