How to grow Arenga engleri

Arenga engleri growing palm tree of the genus Arenga also known as Formosa palm or Taiwan sugar palm, Arenga engleri perennial evergreen plant, used as ornamental plant and drought tolerant, can grow in subtropical, mediterranean, desert, temperate climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 9-11.

Leaves color green in in elliptic shape, deeply shredded.

Arenga engleri flower

Flower color yellow or orange, small flower that grow connected on stems.

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Requirements for Arenga engleri growing and care:

Moist soil, rich soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Fruits cause allergies

Planting season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead leaves

Size of the plant:
2-4m, 6-12 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half shade / Full shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season?

General information about the flower:
Yellow or orange, small flower that grow connected on stems

Scientific name:

Arenga engleri

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