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Q.What causes shredding of christmas palms?

Zone Central Florida | sunshinegirl added on March 14, 2014 | Answered

We have noticed two of our Christmas palms’ fronds have a shredding problem…even the new growth. Have never had that problem before. These palms are 2-3 yrs old.

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Answered on March 18, 2014

This is typically caused by underwatering. The plants may be rootbound and not getting enough water. You will need to check them and then either re-pot them or increase their watering. This article may help:

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