Parlour Palm Plant. Having one of these plants in your parlour was a way of proving your wealth and position in society. Native to mexico and guatemala, it’s also known as neanthe bella, good luck palm and dwarf mountain palm.
Read our parlour palm care guide below to learn how to keep your plant in it’s best condition. The family arecaceae includes 183 and about 2385 species of perennial trees, shrubs or lianas, commonly known as palm trees distributed in tropical and subtropical regions of the world (stevens, 2012).the genus chamaedorea comprises approximately 110 species, all palms of the understory. Parlour palms gained their popularity due to being such an easy care plant requiring very little maintenance and being much more shade tolerant than other popular houseplants.