Ponytail Palm Trees

What Is the Best Way to Root the Prunings of a Ponytail Palm?

growdamit added on August 2, 2012 | Answered

What is the best way to root the prunings of a ponytail palm?

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Answered on August 3, 2012

OK, so I don't really know how to answer this - most people don't prune ponytail palms, and I've never tried to root a piece. But if I had a piece of trunk, or one of the side shoots that sometimes come up, I would put it in wet perlite with a plastic bag over it as a mini-greenhouse, and be very patient. But I do know that this is the only part that could root; the leaves will not. Let me know how your experiment works out.

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