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Q.Bottle palm tree in pot. Approx 12 years old.

Zone Riverside California 92503 | Anonymous added on March 22, 2019 | Answered

My 12 year old bottle palm is growing a stalk of leaves (fronds) out of the top. Is this new growth okay,  or should it be pruned away?

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Answered on March 23, 2019

It sounds like what you are seeing is a flower stalk. You can leave this until it dies off naturally. If you can include a photo, I would be able to see what it is and help you better.

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