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Q.Why Is My Ponytail Palm Breaking Off Its Upper Leaves?

Zone Ashland WI 54806 | Suzmacksmith added on November 12, 2020 | Answered

Why is my ponytail palm breaking off its upper leaves? Should I transplant my ponytail palm? Please see photos

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Answered on November 13, 2020

It appears that the plant may be rootbound! This can be remedied by repotting. This article will help:


As far as what has cut the top off- That will be hard to say without catching the culprit in the act, unfortunately.

Here is an article that will help you with general care of the plant:


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