Interesting fact: The Ponytail Palm is a distinctive looking houseplant with a swollen thick brown stem at its base that stores water. From the top of the stem, one or more rosettes of long, green, leathery leaves develop as the plant ages resembling ponytail.
This plant grows up to 9 feet in height in the ground plantation and in indoor condition grows up to 4 feet.
|Plant Height||12 inch (30 cm)|
|Plant Spread||6 inch (15 cm)|
|Common Name||Elephants foot, ponytail palm|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Up to 25 feet|
|Bloom Time||Seasonal bloomer|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
Areca palm is propagated by seeds. Rarely, a ponytail palm may produce an offset. Panting season of the ponytail palm is monsoon season.
|Soil||sandy loam soil|
|Temperature||20 to 35 degrees C|
|Fertilizer||Apply any organic fertilizer.|