Rhapis Palm

Rhapis Palm

We deliver potted Rhapis Palms anywhere in NYC. Beautiful and healthy plants guaranteed. Rhapis palms have been used as classic ornamental palms for more than 300 years. The popularity of this plant can be attributed to its ease of care, durability, insect resistance, and long life. Rhapis Excelsa, aka Lady Palm is native to southern China and Taiwan. Medium to high light.

Plant Light Chart
Light Intensity Description
High Light South or southwest-facing windows. Direct sunlight.
Medium Light East or West facing windows. Partial, filtered or indirect sunlight.
Low Light North-facing windows. No more then 20 feet from the window. Bright fluorescent light at least 8-10 hours a day.

Note: if you can’t read a book as it is too dark in a certain areas than it is too dark for any plant as well.

Window direction is not the only factor to understand your light situation. What is outside the window makes a big difference. Another building, large tree, etc. will block direct light and will effect lighting environment.

Want to learn more about light? Read our Light Guide.