Sago Palm
Sago Palm
Sago Palm
Sago Palm
Sago Palm
Sago Palm
Sago Palm
Sago Palm

Sago Palm

Regular price £34.99
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The Sago Palm is native to southern Japan. The Sago Palm is a beautiful ornamental plant with bright green feathery leaves (with spiky tips) that spread out around a central cone. The Sago Palm is an extremely ancient species that has been around since prehistoric times and has even been called a ‘living fossil’.

Light conditions: indirect, bright light. Direct sun can scorch the leaves.
Neediness: will require frequent misting to replicate its natural tropical environment. Dust occasionally to clear the pores and help the plant breathe.
Watering: aim to keep the soil moist but not soggy. This plant prefers being allowed to dry out slightly between watering so only water once the top inch of soil has dried out. Avoid overwatering as the Sago doesn’t like soggy roots.
Ideal location: bathrooms, kitchens
Rate of growth: slow growing, in their native tropical environment single fronds can reach 1m but growth is much slower indoors.
Temperature: keep at normal room temperature, prefers to be kept warm so avoid draughts and do not let temperature drop below 10c.
Pets: this plant is toxic to cats and dogs. See our range of pet friendly plants if your pet is prone to nibbling.
Sizing: Medium: W16cm x H60cm, Large: W21cm x H85cm
Also known as: Cycas revoluta

All our plants come with a beautiful keepsake postcard with care instructions, so you'll never kill your houseplant again!

If someone is lucky enough to be receiving this plant as a gift, don't forget to enter your gift message at the basket and we'll add a free handwritten card with your order (also we won't include any paperwork with prices on!).

♻️It’s not just our products that are green. 95% of our packaging is either biodegradable or recyclable (and we’re working hard on that last 5%). As a company we’ve made a concerted effort to switch to sustainable packaging, it costs twice the price but we sleep better at night. Head to our delivery page, for the full lowdown.

We deliver to the United Kingdom (Inc. Scottish Highlands & Northern Island).

Standard 2-3 Day Delivery - £3.95 (FREE over £50)

  • Delivered by Royal Mail within 2-3 working days
  • One price per order, no matter how many items you may have
  • Plants are carefully packaged and individually wrapped where necessary to ensure they arrive in tip top condition

      Next Working Day Delivery - £6.95

      • Delivered by DPD on a tracked next day service
      • Order before 4pm Monday to Friday for next working day delivery
      • Working days are Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays. Orders placed after 4pm on a Friday will be delivered on the following Monday.

      Saturday Delivery - £9.95

      • Delivered by DPD on a tracked Saturday service
      • Order before 4pm on Friday for Saturday delivery
      • Orders placed after 4pm on a Friday will be delivered the following Saturday.

      Packaging

      ♻️95% of our packaging is either biodegradable or recyclable (and we’re working hard on that last 5%). 

      • All our cardboard boxes are FSC certified.
      • The peanuts (those squishy looking things 🥜which protect your precious plants) are starch based. Pop them in your sink and cover in water and watch them disappear in seconds. It's magic ~ honest ✨ 
      • We wrap the base of your plant in a compostable bag to prevent loose soil.
      • We pop your care card and gift message in a protective sleeve too, it might look like cello but it's not! It's made in Britain and is both compostable and bio-degradable.
      • Your pots are wrapped in paper cushioning, it's an alternative to bubblewrap. It's both recyclable, biodegradable and compostable.
      • Compostable packaging ~ the lowdown: Small amounts of compostable packaging can be placed in your food waste bins (depending on your council), so both our compostable bags and sleeve could go in there ✅. Alternatively look for a shared compost heap in your area as your local recycling centres are not set-up for compostable waste (currently). Compostable materials leave no toxic substances or pollutants in the soil when they break down. In fact, the compost produced can be used in the same way as soil or plant fertiliser. There is a difference between biodegradable and compostable. Biodegradable simply means a material breaks down into the ground. Compostable materials also break down and far quicker too, but they add nutrients to the soil too, which enriches it. 🌱🌱🌱 

        Returns

        If you'd like to return a living item, let the team know within 7 days by emailing hello@beardsanddaisies.co.uk or live chat if online. Please attach a photo of the faulty or damaged plant. Other items can be returned for a refund within 30 days as long as they're unused and in re-saleable condition.

        In short, if anything isn't right with your order we'll sort it. 

        Your plants have not only been packaged by humans (we’d like to find a robot that could beat our packaging skills) but by our in-house team of plant lovers who have lovingly prepared your order.

        If you’re not happy with your plants, let us know within 7 days, by contacting us via live chat, email or phone and a friendly member of our team will do their absolute best to rectify anything that's gone wrong.

        It's not just the plants that we care about though, we're pretty proud of our market leading (sustainable) packaging too. We’ve created a family of transport boxes with handles and where possible use our 'anti-roll' device which prevents the plant from travelling around should the box be inadvertently tipped upside down during transit.

        Things occasionally go wrong, but we'd like to assure you we're on hand help!

        Get in touch on 0203 828 9600, email hello@beardsanddaisies.co.uk or live chat.