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Howea Forsteriana. Kentia Palm. (Indoor Palm)

The Howea Forsteriana Palm is a very elegant and beautiful indoor palm. Feather-like lush green leaves are long and arching, with wide leaflets topping upright slender trunks. A very popular palm it is suited for container growing and likes being pot bound. An effective plant for filtering and purifying air, it is a popular house plant and great for providing a focal point in either office or home. Easy to care for, liking bright indirect light but it copes relatively well with lower light conditions and even withstands a certain amount of neglect.

These indoor specimen House plants are exceptional quality, from specialist growers. Photos 1-12 show some of the palms in stock now. Larger sizes back in stock soon. Please Note: Heights stated include pot sizes.

Click into the "Height" box and price of each palm is shown next to its size. UK delivery is FREE on all our palms.

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KENTIA PALM. Howea Forsteriana.

  • Latin name: Howea Forsteriana

    Common Name: Kentia Palm, Thatch Palm, Sentry Palm, Paradise Palm.

    Native: Australia(Lord Howe Island)

    Hardiness: Frost tender. Indoor Palm.

    Growth: Large glossy green feathery fronds on upright slender trunks.  Non toxic. Slow growing, evergreen. Likes being pot bound. Easy to grow.

    Sun: Bright indirect light. can tolerate lower light levels. 

    Soil: Fast draining. 

    Moisture: Water regularly in growing season, but allow to dry a little before waterings. Less in winter. Mist leaves occasionally.

    Feeding: Feed once every month in growing season.


  • Available For Delivery Now  


    All palms and plants have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

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