With fancy round green foliage with an intense vitality. The decorative palm trees are decorated with many favorite places to grow in the house to make space beautiful and improve the atmosphere.
Palm tree is a species that appears quite a lot in garden decoration, town house and public works decoration. Not only is the shape quite beautiful with the rounded serrated foliage adorning the space more lively. This tree also has many feng shui meanings and health benefits for humans.
Palm trees have the scientific name of Arecaceae belonging to the areca family. These trees have origins in Japan that have been introduced to our country for a long time. Brush is available in many different sizes. With small potted palm tree pots are very suitable to grow indoors, so the office is very beautiful. Larger sizes of palm trees are suitable for planting. Trees of fake wood form are actually old leaves forming. The average height of the Palm tree is about 1 to 2m with the Palm tree height and about 1 meter back with the breed of Dwarf Palm. The tree has a rather developed foliage with leaves growing on long and thick stalks that look like fans with many curved deep lobes and long running waves. Palm leaves grow into clusters, creating a wide spread of beautiful trees. Young leaves are light green and will gradually darken as they age. It is the uniqueness of the foliage that spreads out like a fan, which has created a focal point for a more lively living space, which is favored by many families and offices.
The use of palm trees
Scientifically, the leaves of the plants are quite large, so it is good to purify and regulate the air. According to NASA’s announcement, Palm trees are ranked third among indoor plants because they have the ability to remove formaldehyde in the air, reducing toxins caused by heavy metals. Many people also claim that they plant Palm trees in the house, the insects such as flies, mosquitoes, cockroaches do not see. The most reasonable position for planting Palm trees is planting in small beautiful pots placed in front of the entrance, or it is possible to grow Palm trees in front of the house is quite nice.
How to plant and care for Palm trees
Palm trees are considered to be quite easy to grow so they can be grown indoors as well as in the garden. Plants grown indoors can last for 4 months before they need to be black out. It is also assessed as an easy-to-live plant and does not require too much care.
Some requirements of the Palm tree need attention
Light: Since Palm trees require medium light, when growing indoors, periodically bring them to light. If planted in places where the light is received, the tree will grow well.
Temperature: Palm trees prefer the average temperature is not hot and too cold. The plants love cool and the preferred temperature of the plants is about 18-28 degrees Celsius
Choose pots to plant Japanese Palm trees: with special and unique shapes, you should choose pots suitable for size, plant style with clear materials, good drainage and heat capacity, sustainability. Depending on the type of palm trees, you should plant them in suitable places. If planted in pots should choose the type of palm trees with small stems like dwarf Palm trees. Choose to plant in a pot and choose a suitable size and style. Pots should have an open hole to help drain water to avoid flooding.
Soil selection criteria: The soil for this plant should select the soil of meat rich in humus and organic matter and good drainage. You should replace about 1/3 of the soil to help renovate and if planted in pots, it is recommended to replace soil every 3 years.
Watering regime for Palm trees
Because Palm trees have large and large leaf plates, the demand for water is greater than that of different indoor plants. However, if plants in the house should not be watered much. Dinh is only able to irrigate 3 times a week depending on weather conditions and soil moisture.
In the summer, irrigate increases the amount of water and should cover a few straws to avoid evaporation. The rainy season pays attention to avoid flooding. Note that when watering, use a long watering pot to water deep into the stump slowly and evenly.
Caring for Palm trees to grow
Periodically, wash or wipe Palm leaves every 1 to 2 times both front and back to remove all dirt to keep the leaves shiny and clean.
Fertilizer for Palm trees: For Palm trees to grow well, it is necessary to apply fertilizer to trees periodically. Manure fertilizer should be applied to moderate amounts to stimulate leaves to grow and grow quickly. Periodically fertilizing plants about 3 times a year at intervals of about 3 months is enough.
Preventing and treating diseases of Palm trees
Palm trees are quite healthy so they rarely suffer from pests and diseases. Common diseases in Palm trees include the wilting of leaves, yellow spot disease and leaf-eating pests. Need regular care to detect timely disease on leaves and stems to get a way to help keep plants healthy.