Instantly add tropical vibes with the coconut palm houseplant, which is literally a palm growing out of a coconut. So cool! It’s an easy plant to care for since it has low maintenance needs (just lots of sunlight and a little water). This plant is a slow grower which makes it a wonderful indoor plant for the first few years of its life (since it will enjoy the temperate, steady household climate). If you’re looking to gift or invite a little sunshine to any space, the coconut palm does just that.
Size: 6” (pot diameter); 22-26” (height)
Scientific Name: Cocos nucifera
Common Names: Coconut Palm, Green Malayan Palm, Palm Tree, Green Dwarf Palm
Appearance: Sprouted palm fronds growing out of a coconut.
Origin: Southwest Asia
Care: Can handle low to high light (but prefers bright for optimal growth). Water once soil is mostly dry.
Enjoys: Being kept rootbound
Growth: Slow, but can eventually get to ceiling height indoors
Level of Simplicity: Easy, great for beginners
Toxicity: Non-toxic & considered safe (around cats, dogs, humans)
- Being that each live plant is completely unique, the plant you receive may vary slightly in size, shape, appearance.
- Shipped as shown, in nursery growing container. ‘Care Cards’ with detailed information will be sent electronically!