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  • Answered by
    BushDoctor on
    July 1, 2020
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    You will not have to transplant until you see roots on top of the soil, or coming out of the drainage holes.

    Here is an article to help you care for the Palm:

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/fan-palm/growing-mediterranean-fan-palms.htm

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    BushDoctor on
    August 25, 2020
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    This is likely for the same reason as your Cordyline. Make sure to test pH and nutrient contents, as well as letting your soil dry out, thoroughly, down to about 2 or 3 inches between watering. Please consult the links provided in your previous question's answer.

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    GKH_Susan on
    October 5, 2021
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    I did some research on this and the consensus was they grow faster from seed. It is very time consuming to try to get a sucker to root, but it can be done, although it may take a couple of years. Insert the tip in rooting hormone with a fungicide and plant in gritty soil in a large pot. Here is the endeavor by a palm society member:

    http://www.palmsociety.org/members/english/chamaerops/031/031-14.shtml

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