If there was a plant that loved to party, this one would be it! The ponytail palm, or “Elephant’s Foot”, brings summer flair into its foliage. This palm enjoys bright light and low water, making it a great candidate for setting outside during the hot summer. With a plant this fun and easy to care for, there is no reason not to have it in your green space!
*Main photo represents a mature palm and not what will be ordered
LIGHT: Medium or bright, even tolerates direct sun.
WATER: Seldom, every 2-3 weeks at most, and less during the winter. Ponytail palms are drought tolerant and store water in their trunks.
TEMPERATURE: Flexible, minimum 45°F.
HUMIDITY: Flexible, but thrives in dry conditions.
SAFETY: Nontoxic, safe for pets and children.
FERTILIZER: Sporadically during spring or summer.
PROPAGATION: Rarely produces offsets.