SPECIES: Dypsis lutescens
ORIGIN: Native to Madagascar
CLIMATE: Sub tropical/tropical habitat.
FORM: Self clumping with light green fronds and yellow coloured stems. Flower stalks are yellow. Suitable as a screening plant.
MAINTENANCE: Moderate - trimming of old fronds.
Keep soil moist and adjust watering depending on the season.
Use a 6 month slow release fertilizer twice per year.
MATURE HEIGHT: 10-12m
MATURE SPREAD: 1-2m