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Kentia Palm

Howea forsteriana

Tender Perennial

What is Tender Perennial?

Purifys the air of toxins and pollutants

An almost unkillable house plant

Glamorous arching foliage makes a stylish focal point

Well-behaved trouble-free house plant

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The Kentia Palm is the ultimate glamour plant, with tall stems and arching feathered foliage. This elegant house plant perfectly proportioned for your home, making a great statement plant, but never getting too large for its space. Howea forsteriana is trouble free and reliable, even tolerating occasional neglect, whilst purifying you home or office space of toxins and pollutants. A superb focal point for a bright position, well away from the scorch of strong sunlight Height: 250cm (98”). Spread: 100cm (39”).

Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an indication only.

Height Up to 250cm (98in)
Spread Up to 100cm (39in)

Tender Perennial

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sun or semi shadedappled shade


1 x 17cm Potted Plant (65cm Tall) (KB4846)
2 x 17cm Potted Plants (65cm Tall) (KC0907)

Grow Howea in bright, filtered light, well away from the direct glare of the sun. This palm enjoys normal room temperatures of 18C (65F) - 24C (75F), but avoid positioning it near cold draughts and radiators.
Feed and water regularly throughout the growing season to maintain moist, but never waterlogged soil. Take care to drain plants well after each watering. Reduce watering in winter, allowing the soil to dry out slightly between each watering.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £6.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £7.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.

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