Care Level: I'm Easy
Pet Friendly: Yes
Origins: Native to Southern China and Taiwan.
Fun Facts: Rhapis excelsa ha...
Rhapis excelsa have been used as classic ornamental palms for more than 300 years.
They were cultivated by the Japanese elite in the early 1600s, introduced to Europe in 1774, and became prized American "parlor palms" during the 1850s.