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Old February 4th, 2009, 09:27 AM
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Default pruning foxtail palm tree

How do i prune this palm tree, or do I let it self clean and let it shed its old leaf. Its kind of an eye sore right now....
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Old April 10th, 2009, 06:25 AM
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Default Foxtail Palms Shed their own leaves?

Foxtail Palms Shed their own leaves?

That is neat and I never knew that. I guess is it the same with the Christmas Palm Too?
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Old August 20th, 2009, 03:38 PM
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Default Pruning optional

The foxtail is self-cleaning. However, you may cut off the palm fronds if you want, particularly if you have plantings below that may be damaged when the frond falls. However, cutting off the leaves will delay the time it takes for the "sleeve" to separate from the tree.
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