Ponytail Palm Trees

Pony tail palm

Zone Sydney Australia | mc.strang added on February 10, 2018 | Answered

Can I reduce the base in diameter to fit a pot? It is an outdoor plant but in the wrong place.

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Answered on February 11, 2018

I would be careful about doing this. You can easily destroy the roots to an unrepairable state. If anything you will want to go to a larger pot, and not try and fit it into a slimmer pot.

Here is an article with more information on the care of these: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/ponytail-palm/ponytail-palm-care.htm

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