Sago Palm Trees
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Cycas Revoluta

Zone pbk1151 | Anonymous added on April 18, 2017 | Answered

Sir, I have a Cycas Revoluta planted out side my door and I removed the branches as these where too yellow and filled with white parasites can you please tell me if this has died as its been almost 4-6 months without opening new branches? Attached are 2 photos for your judgement. Thank you. Regards Samuel Dimech

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on April 19, 2017

We did not receive the images.

No new growth can indicate that the plant has died. If all of the fronds have been removed and there is no new growth the plant may have died.
Scale is a common pest on Sago Palms.

The pests can be treated and the articles below will help you.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/sago-palm/sago-palm-pests-and-disease.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/sago-palm/how-to-care-for-sago-palms.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/sago-palm/prune-sago-palm.htm

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