This ornamental palm is widely used in small home gardens. This palm is also called as Red sealing wax palm and Lipstick palm. The attractive red color of its leaf stalks and feather like leaves are added features of this palm. This palm is grown as clusters not as single. This is grown more than ten meters high. So this can be planted as hedge plants in garden or centre plant in lawns. To maintain the palm beautiful regular thinning and cleaning of clusters is necessary. Newly emerging suckers and seeds are used for propagation. Suckers are better for quick establishment of plants.