Sago Palm Trees
Q.

My 6-inch Sago Palm Has Lost About 20 Leaves on One Frond

Primk2 added on August 16, 2012 | Answered

Six-inch sago has lost 20 leaves on one frond. Will the leaves grow back? Leaves used to be on the frond but my niece plucked some off.

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on August 17, 2012

Yes, they should regrow.

00
Was this answer useful?

theficuswrangler
Answered on August 17, 2012

On a Sago, like on a true palm, the leaf is what we often call the frond; the frond has many leaflets or segments along its center rib. If the leaflets have been lost, they can't grow back; however, new fronds will continue to grow from the top of the plant, where the growing tip is.

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Sago Palm Trees
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More