Chamaedorea elegans
Parlour Palm, Neanthe Bella Palm, Love and Good Luck Palm

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 Chamaedorea elegans photo





Central America

Cold Hardiness: 

26, F. or less.

Trunk type:

Single trunk, clean

Leaf type:

Pinnate (feather shape)


Solitaire (single trunk).



Speed of growth:



Dwarf, very old plant to six feet.

Soil requirements:

Average, likes moisture

Sun Requirements:


General Description:

A small single trunk plant famous over the years as a houseplant, often planted in groups.  Seldom over four to five feet.  Thin trunk, dainty.  Does well in the garden.  

Other Notes:

Plants often passed on from generation to generation as they live a long time.  Never get tall.  Good house plant.  Known as the Parlor Palm

Further Data:

Recommended: Chamaedorea Palms, The Species

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