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Old April 10th, 2009, 06:05 AM
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Question Why are OLD MAN PALMS so Expensive?

Old Man Palms are so expensive? Does any one know why?
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Old April 13th, 2009, 08:52 AM
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Default OLD MAN PALMS are so Expensive

Because they first come from cuba. That alone is rare. ITs hard to get anything from Cuba or to grab their ag plants. Again the seeds are hard to get as well. So the cultivation here in the US is minimal. They look great. Something no one has seen at least I have never seen one in person, just pictures. These palms are really for palm tree enthusiasts or people who like expensive things.
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Old April 21st, 2009, 02:59 PM
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Default Old Man Palms?

What is that? What do the Old Man Palms Look like?
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Old February 14th, 2011, 07:01 PM
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Default My friend just gave me a beaked yucca..

It is very expensive as well and about four feet tall. I think palms are expensive because the amount of time it takes to grow them and the amount of nutrition and care it takes to get them that size. The Beaked Yucca my friend gave me , he said it is over ten years old.. thats along time to have a plant...
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