Bamboo Palms add a tropical theme to the environment. They are also referred to as parlor palms. The plant does best in bright indirect light but it can also survive in low light areas. Allow the plam to dry out in between watering. Avoid overwatering. The plant is not toxic to animals or humans and it is good for cleaning formaldehyde from the air. It is vulnerable to spider mites which is identified by a fine webbing in the leaves.