Potted Majesty Palm - Knowledgebase Question

O\'Fallon, Mi
Question by debbydelano
April 6, 2009
My Palm is pretty old. It has grown tall but the lower part of the truck is very thin. I have to use a stick to hold it up safely. Is there anything I can do to help the trunk become sturdy & strong?

Answer from NGA
April 6, 2009


If the trunk is thin and weak, it indicates the plant has been growing with insufficient light. There's not much you can do to correct this problem - nothing you can do will make it take on bulk and be stronger. You might want to simply replace it with a healthy new specimen.

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