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Q.Pruning a Pygmy Date Palm

hwbarnett added on February 4, 2013 | Answered

Can you remove half the stems on a 4 stemmed pygmy date palm without killing the entire plant?

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Answered on February 5, 2013

I have a pigmy date palm that's 35 years old and 20ft tall...so pigmy is not accurate. I have never removed half of the branches, only the dead ones and have not had any problems.

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