The Kentia Palm is dynamic and impactful. It has the ability to transform any space into a jungle instantly. Pointed fronds drape over its tall, elegant stems; this popular plant is instantly recognizable, resilient & easy to maintain.
Kentia Palm originated on Lord Howe Island, off the east coast of Australia. Similar to the Parlor Palm, they gained popularity in the Victorian era initially, decorating the homes of the upper classes in society.
This plant is a perfect beginner option, due to its easy-going nature, a necessary addition to any plant lovers collection!
This plant will be happy in anything from bright to moderate light, it can also handle some shade.
This plant requires regular watering, allowing it to dry out very slightly in between waterings. You can test the moisture levels of the soil with your fingers. Test it once a week, and use your judgement accordingly.
Kentia Palm are a slow grower but can reach up to 3m in height. They like a warm, humid environment.
Pet Friendly range
Kentia Palm are part of our pet-friendly range, and are not toxic for people or pets.
Your Kentia Palmcurrently lives in a (19cm diameter, 17cm height) nursery pot.
They're 90cm in height (Pot base to leaf tip) and can grow to be several meters tall.