This ornamental Palm is suitable for indoor planting. It can be grown as outdoor plant as well. The leaves of the palm has 5 to 7 tapering segments like the fingers of a lady and hence the name “ladies Finger Palm”. The grown plants produces side shoots and forms a clump. It grows up to 2 meters high. The palms can be grown in pots as well as ground.
Regular irrigation and cleaning base is inevitable. Off shoots rhizomes are used for propagation. Seeds can also be used for multiplication.