About this plant
The Livistona is a special plant! Not only does it look very nice, it is also very healthy for you.
"The Livistona is a special plant! It not only looks very nice, it is also very healthy for you. It is not for nothing that it was proclaimed 'Desk plant of the year' a few years ago. Commissioned by the Flower Council of Holland plants were tested in a laboratory in 2012. The extent to which the plants remove chemical substances such as formaldehyde and benzene from the air was examined, after which a professional jury determined a top 3: Calathea, Ficus Ginseng and Livistona (all three in the Decorum range! Chairman of the jury, Prof. Dr. Bert van Duijn of Fytagoras Plant Science: “The laboratory research shows that the Livistona is a very good air purifier and has a positive influence on the humidity in the interior. role in combating the so-called Sick Building Syndrome so that various health complaints such as eye irritation, headaches and fatigue at home and at the office are reduced.”
Our care tips
"Semi-shade, no direct sunlight. In winter not colder than 15 ºC. Keep moist, potting soil must not dry out. Spray with water once a week. Fertilize once a month. Suitable for dark places."