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Q.Ponytail palm sprout

Zone 55337 | Erica Henderson added on May 25, 2018 | Answered

How do I remove a sprout from the stalk of a ponytail palm. The sprout is about one foot up from the base on the stalk.

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Answered on May 25, 2018

You can leave it alone; it is not parasitic and will not affect the rest of the plant.

Or you can simply slice it off taking a thin layer of bark with it. It can then be discarded or you can place it on top of some constantly damp potting mix and it may develop a new set of roots.

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