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Old April 12th, 2006, 01:37 PM
mfdelmege mfdelmege is offline
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Ponytail Palm damage

I recently repotted a ponytail palm that has three bulbs, 4-5 inches across and I accidentally broke off one of the stems near the top of the bulb. My questions are 1)can I re-root the stem? and 2) can I expect regrowth from the bulb where the stem broke off? I live in a hot dry area and the plant is outdoors. Any advice would be most appreciated.
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Old April 12th, 2006, 03:02 PM
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Re: Ponytail Palm damage

Leave it alone, if it's going to do anything, or can do anything, it'll do it by itself.
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