Christmas Palm Plants

Christmas Tree Palm

Zone Wimauma, FL | Anonymous added on August 29, 2018 | Answered

My Christmas Tree Palm has three trunks. Two of the trunks are healthy and one is not doing well. It had a single green shoot but strong winds broke it off. It looks dead at the top of the trunk. Does it need pruning to stimulate new growth?

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Answered on August 30, 2018

From the photo it doesn't look good. If it's been over a month or two and there is no new green growth appearing at the top, then that stem is likely dead.
If it was a recent event, water and fertilize and give it a month or two.

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