Sago Palm Trees
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I have a mature very large sago. The yard man cut back all the fronds after a hard freeze. It produced a cone which I removed. The

Zone Austin, tx | Jrichards27 added on June 22, 2018 | Answered

re has been no regrowth except for babies sprouting at bottom. Will the center ever have growth again. I am very upset, the sago w as 20 years an beautiful

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BushDoctor
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Answered on June 23, 2018

Unfortunately, this is usually fatal for sagos.. They will produce pups, but this will mean starting over from the beginning. Those cones are a last ditch effort to reproduce, but this means the death of the original plant.

Care for these pups and they will turn out just as well as the original over time.

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