A popular pet-friendly plant, the Ponytail Palm is known for its thick, water-storing trunk and quirky, curly leaves that grow from the top like a ponytail. A hardy houseplant, the Ponytail Palm is not a true palm, but an evergreen perennial with succulent characteristics. This plant thrives in a spot that regularly receives bright light.
Arrives in a nursery grow pot nestled inside our ceramic planter.
Bright direct to indirect light
Water every 1–2 weeks
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The Ponytail Palm, or Beaucarnea recurvata, is a popular ornamental plant native to eastern Mexico. This slow growing plant is not a true palm, despite its common name! Known for its thick, almost swollen trunk that stores water, the Ponytail Palm is an evergreen perennial with succulent characteristics. It is drought tolerant, and does best in full sun to partial shade. Added bonus, this plant is considered non toxic – making it safe to keep around your furry friends!
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