FALSE ARALIA – Dizygotheca elegantissima
Graceful tree with attractive palm-like leaves. Dark glossy stem is pricked with white specks. Grows to 4-8′.
TEMPERATURE: Average to warm: minimum at night 60-65 degrees.
LIGHT: Strong indirect light, some sun in winter, avoid drafts
WATERING: Keep soil uniformly moist but not wet.
FERTILIZE: Every 2 months.
Information brought to you by Lawn Patio Barn.com taken from Merchant Publishing Company and Agricultural Research Center in Florida.
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