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Howea forsteriana

For sale by Leila Salim

This grower is fairly sure of this plant identification.

I have had this plant in my home for around 6 years. It has a self-watering system and thrives in my living room which has large South Facing windows. This plant is pick up only. I live in Islington, North London, not far from Caledonian Road, King's Cross, Camden and Kentish Town.

Howea forsteriana | London, N7
Howea forsteriana | London, N7
Plant Size
Total Price
150cm × 100cm

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Plant Finder: about Howea forsteriana

Common names

Kentia palm, Paradise palm, Thatch leaf palm


Howea forsteriana (Kentia palm). This plant will produce spikes of greenish-brown flowers in winter time. If this species is grown outdoors in warm climates it is rather slow growing, possibly to about about 9m with a slender trunk.

Interest and use

An indoor plant which is also suitable for a Terraria.

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Howea forsteriana | London, N7 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Humus-rich
  • WaterSemi-moist

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