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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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 Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda
Family: Arecaceae / Palmae
Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm
Origin: Malaysia, Indonesia, Borneo
small tree 10-20 ftfull sunmoderate waterpalm or palm-likeultra tropical, min. temp. 55FSeaside, salt tolerant plantincuded in CD catalog

A stunning feather palm that develops a brilliantly red trunk. Palm is originally from Malaysia, but has been introduced to Costa Rica and other tropical areas of the world. Sealing Wax Palm seeds are very slow to germinate, up to a year. This palm will require a good overhead light, especially when grown indoors, and constant warmth. It's a very cold-sensitive plant and must be kept above 55F all the time. Soil should be rich, moist and loamy, and plant should be fed monthly with a commercial tropical plant food, or a plant food specifically formulated for palms. It's definitely worth an effort to grow this beauty!


 Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Young seedling
Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Cyrtostachys lakka, Cyrtostachys renda, Lipstick Palm, Sealing Wax Palm

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Dwarf variety, blooms in young age
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This is a hardier variety of Lipstick Palm, Red Sealing Wax Palm - an extremely rare, stunning feather palm that develops a brilliantly red trunk. It can take some colder temperatures once established (upper 30's for a short period of time).
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This item is certified for shipping to California.
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Grown in 1 gal pot, small plant

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Cyrtostachys lakka (renda) - Lipstick Palm, Red Sealing Wax Palm

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Extremely rare Lipstick Palm, Red Sealing Wax Palm - stunning feather palm that develops a brilliantly red trunk.
Very tropical, tender. Zone 11 or indoors during winter - grow at temperature above 55F
This item is certified for shipping to California.
California certification

Most of our plants are certified for shipping to California, however, certain plants are not certified. Please do not order not-certified plants to California addresses. These plants may be added to CA certification in the future; please contact us for more information.



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Grown in 1 gal pot

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