The large fan -shaped leaves of Livistona rotundifolia seems to waft cool air towards you, and make this plant the most elegant palm around. New leaves. Livistona rotundifolia is part of the Arecaceae family. It is a palm tree native to the forests of Asia and Australia, where its leaves grow up to two meters in length. Description: Saribus rotundifolius (syn: Livistona rotundifolia) is a very attractive palm, especially when young, due to its large, round, shiny, shallowly divided.

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It prefers evenly moist but not consistently wet medium.

Elho is wettelijk verplicht rotundicolia je toestemming te vragen voor het gebruik van cookies en soortgelijke technieken, en je te informeren over het gebruik daarvan op de site. It is generally a pest free plant. Usually not a problem Maintenance: Plants should be watered during dry spells and will benefit from an organic mulch.

So, this handsome plant adds an exotic touch to every setting. General Palms are extremely fashionable. It will be necessary to protect the palm against the cold when temperatures drop below 15 llvistona. It is native to South-east Asia Malaysia, Indonesia, Java, Moluccas, Philippines, Sulawesi, and Lesser Sunda Islandsbut is now cultivated all over the world in tropical and subtropical countries as an ornamental plant.


View all matching pots Palms are not fans of repotting. The leaves rogundifolia juvenile palms are about 1,5 metres wide and circular, while they are smaller, costapalmate in older palms and do not form a full circle. Placing The Round-leaf Fountain Palm is about 30 centimetres tall when purchased and slowly grows to a height of two metres.

It rotyndifolia cultivable only in tropical and subtropical climates, as it does not stand temperatures close to the zero, but for a very short period.

It requires somewhat less during the winter and at low temperatures. It will also survive in rather heavy shade but “stretches” to lose its compact shape. It is used massively in gardening and landscaping in many parts of the world. It is a useful and tolerant plant that does not require any special care. Back to Palms Ritundifolia Cycads Encyclopedia index.

Livistona rotundifolia

A good example of a popular palm plant is the Livistona rotundifolia. Its neat form makes it ideal for staggered groupings, street, parking lot livistnoa, sidewalk, highway median or used as a free-standing specimen. An added advantage is the positive effect that the Round-leaf Fountain Palm has on the indoor climate. It’s better to replace the top layer of soil every year with fresh soil. As it gets older however, the leaves become more divided, and not quite so pretty.

The Round-leaf Fountain Palm originates from the tropical and sub-tropical rain forests of Australia and Asia. It is also excellent in containers and urns. Livisstona can also tolerate some amount of neglect.


Livistona rotundifolia

Paam yawa paam jawaPaam chawa. It is suited for fertile, loamy substrates, but it is adaptable to many kinds of well-drained soils, including clay; sand; alkaline or acidic. Rotndifolia can thrive in harsh urban conditions. It is fairly resistant to breakage but avoid strong wind. The palm helps protect against eye irritation, headaches, and fatigue.

It dislikes soggy soils. More about plants Water regularly and keep the soil moist More care tips Likes a bright spot More about placement Repot only if really necessary More about propogation. Ensure high humidity, among other things, by spraying regularly and keeping the soil moist. Rotundiflia, smooth, brown, with the rings of the scars of the foliar petioles in evidence and clothed with beautifully greyish woven fibres in the upper part below the crown.

In its natural habitat it can grow to up to 24 metres in height but in a garden situation usually it will not grow that tall.

Fresh seeds if kept warm germinate readily within 2 months of rtoundifolia. Then choose a spot next to a fence or wall to keep the palm out of the wind.