Ponytail Palm Trees
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if I cut back my ponytail palm, can I replant cuttings

Zone Illawarra South Coast nsw | Jordan merlino added on December 2, 2014 | Answered

I have to remove larger plant, as it is growing into side of house and have cut back
My yuccas and replanted them and am wondering if it is possible to do with my ponytail palm.

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theficuswrangler
Answered on December 4, 2014

That is a very interesting question. Most information about rooting or starting ponytail cuttings talks about the little offshoots,
but many people have also reported great success rooting the cut-off tops. Ponytail palms are actually related to the yuccas, and the rooting procedure should be quite similar. I'd say give it a try - what have you got to lose, since you have to move the plant anyway - and let us know how it works for you.

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