Dypsis lutescens, Yellow Palm (1.2m)
Dypsis lutescens, commonly known as Yellow Palm, have leaves with a natural yellowish tinge to them. It is a popular houseplant, and is fairly easy to care for as long as you don’t over-water it.
Sunlight: Direct or Partial Sunlight
Water: Water regularly, but allow soil to moderately dry between watering.
Fertiliser: Keep plant in top form by feeding the plants every few weeks with a dilute solution of liquid fertiliser or sprinkling solid fertiliser over the soil.
Plant size: approx. 90cm (vary in sizes)
Rootball size: 31cmØ x 25.7cmH
Pot type: Plant comes in a brown landscape pot (with drainage hole)
* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from photo.
* Kindly take note when you're purchasing matching pot, the diameter has to be larger than the rootball size
Soil for Dypsis lutescens
Dypsis lutescens prefers well-drained, moist and fertile soil. Prefers the soil pH to be mildly acidic (pH 6.1 to 6.5). Make or buy soil which consists of peat, loamy soil, and sand or gravel. A lightweight soil for Dypsis lutescens needs to provide excellent drainage, hold moisture, and give roots room to grow.
All plants depend on light for their survival, and making sure your Dypsis lutescens plants get the right amount of light is key to keeping them happy. For both indoor and outdoor containers, group plants with similar light requirements. Don't mix shade lovers with sun lovers in a single pot; one or both of them will be unhappy, depending on where you place the pot.