If you’re pondering the question, “Is my foxtail palm sick,” then you’ve come to the right place. While relatively problem free, it is susceptible to certain diseases, often related to issues with care. Click this article to learn more about diseases of foxtail palms.
Common means of propagation (cuttings, division, air layering) aren?t usually effective, so if you want to propagate a foxtail palm, seeds are your best option, which often involves picking the seeds and planting them fresh. Harvesting foxtail palm seeds is easy. Learn more here.
By Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY Garden
The foxtail palm tree, an Australian native, is an adaptable, fast-growing specimen. Grown in a wide range of soils, the only requirements are that soil be well draining and not highly acidic. Click here for more.