foxtail or fishtail palm - Knowledgebase Question

WInter Springs, Fl
Question by shia011606
October 13, 2009
Are either of these a good house plant? If yes, what size pot should it be in and should it have a hole for drainage?


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Answer from NGA
October 13, 2009

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Both foxtail and fishtail palms make good houseplants. They should be in a container with lots of drainage holes. Try to keep each in a pot that is one-third as tall as the plant. This makes the plant look more natural rather than as though it is lost in an oversized pot or topheavy in a too small pot. Best wishes with your palm!

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