Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm

Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout . The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Cultivation and propagation: Beaucarnea recurvata are related to False Palms (Yucca species) and need similar care, they are among the easiest “palms” to grow indoors as houseplants, and outdoor as ornamental plants in temperate climate gardens. The plants are very slow growing, so don't expect great growth spurts from year to year and very drought tolerant, give them lots of sun to light shade, well-drained soil mix and water deeply but infrequently in summer and. During the winter months, the plants are watered only enough to keep the foliage from wilting. Over-watering is the most frequent cause of failure when growing Beaucarneas. They are pretty resistant to rotting if all other conditions are good. Indoors they are often grown in shallow pots, with a tuft of strappy green leaves emerging from a bulbous stem that seems to erupt from the soil. It is a plant for people who don't want a lot of work taking care of their plants, as it seems to thrive on neglect, and indoors are manageable in size if kept in a small pot but need a good amount of direct sunlight through the window. The plant is quite hardy and can even stand frost (-7 C).

Maintenance: Remove older leaves that start to become yellow or brown and cut off the spent flower stalk. Leaf tips have a tendency to dry and be brown in the house, so if possible, place it outside in the summer.

 

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Blooming Season Spring or summer
Common Name Elephant’s foot tree
Dormancy -
Family Asparagaceae
Flower Creamy-white
Frost Tolerance 18f
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11
Height 10 – 20 ft tall
Origin Mexico
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm
Shape Columnar
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade.

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CP
01/25/2022
Cheri P.
United States United States

Ponytail plant

This plant wasn't what I expected for a ponytail plant. But good packaging and fast shipping.

TT
01/04/2022
Thuytram T.
United States United States

Fast shipping. Great packaging.

Shipped in container with soil and pot. Ready to use on arrival

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07/23/2021
Nikolas A.

I love this little guy. Will definitely bu...

I love this little guy. Will definitely buy here again.

KH
03/09/2021
Kymberli H.

Beautiful healthy plant, packaged very wel...

Beautiful healthy plant, packaged very well.

CB
01/13/2021
Charlie B.
United States United States

Excellent

Very nice! Packaged very well. Love the way their plants look.

Beaucarnea Ponytail Palm

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To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship.

Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is larger than a 3.5" pot WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, you will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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