Sago Palm Trees
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Sago palm

Zone 29582 | marywweiss added on July 6, 2017 | Answered

A huge ball has grown in the middle and the fronds are turning yellow. Should I cut off fronds?

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dawnjhiking
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Answered on July 7, 2017

There are several reasons for yellowing fronds on a sago palm, overwatering being the most common. As for the huge ball, it sounds as if your sago is trying to bloom, which is quite rare and exciting!

Here are a couple of articles you might find helpful:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/sago-palm/sago-leaves-turning-yellow.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/sago-palm/sago-palm-flower-removal.htm

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