Plant Care Fan Palm

Fan Palm


Livistona rotundifolia

How to care for Fan Palm


How often to water your Fan Palm

Water needs for Fan Palm
0.5 cups
every 9

Fan Palm needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Aloha, Oregon.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Fan Palm

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Fan Palm in Aloha, Oregon

Aloha, Oregon

27% Very Low

Finding light for Fan Palm in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Fan Palm: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Fan Palm love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Aloha, Oregon ⛅.

Fan Palm does not tolerate low-light 🚫.


How to fertilize Fan Palm

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Fan Palm: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Fan Palm after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Fan Palm

Fan Palm

Fan Palm

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Aloha, Oregon, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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