Pony Tail Palm (Beaucarnea recurvata 'Glauca')

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Beaucarnea recurvata Accepted
Beaucarnea recurvata var. glauca Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Dry
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Other: Very small
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Dioecious

Nearly 5' tall. Happy and healthy.

Comments:
Posted by BlondieRides (Southern California - Zone 11b) on May 13, 2015 2:15 PM

Hardy and drought resistant. Does equally well in sun and shade. Versatile and easy to grow in hot dry weather.

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