Ponytail Palm Trees
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Brown leaves

Zone 28277 | Kbarbgo added on November 10, 2015 | Answered

My ponytail palm is developing brown leaves underneath the green ones. Does it have to do with the watering? Should I trim them off?

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on November 12, 2015

Make sure the soil is drying before each watering, they prefer a dry soil.
Over watering is the biggest issue with Ponytail Palms.
You can trim the brown edges of leaves.
Here are some links with more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/ponytail-palm/ponytail-palm-care.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/ponytail-palm/pruning-ponytail-palms.htm

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