Golden Licuala

Licuala aurantiaca

Family: Arecaceae (ar-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Licuala (lik-oo-AH-lah) (Info)
Species: aurantiaca (aw-ran-ti-AYE-kuh) (Info)

Category:

Shrubs

Palms

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Where to Grow:

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Danger:

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Bloom Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Bloom Size:

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Bloom Time:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Agana Heights, Guam

Omaha, Nebraska

St John, Virgin Islands

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 26, 2015, sashaeffer from Omaha, NE wrote:

Mine has always been a indoor house plant and has done just fine in bright but not direct light. No Orange color stems yet, but I've read they need to attain a height of about 3 feet and mine is just about there. Very easy grow for me so far.

Scott/Omaha, NE USA

Positive

On Jun 8, 2004, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

relatively newly described Thai species of solitary understory palm with deeply divded and widely separated fan leaves- basically parallel leaflet strips ending in pinking shear-like tips. Rare in cultivation.

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