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Sago Palm (Cycas revoluta)

Houston, TX

Sago Palm
Cycas revoluta

Could someone tell me what is going on here?

Thumbnail by sisterhawk
Issaquah, WA

Your cycad is putting out a set of new leaves .... It looks like Its wanting a bit more sun... the leaves will be scragley


Morpeth, United Kingdom(Zone 8a)

It certainly looks happy! What a lovely specimen.

Chicago, IL(Zone 5b)

I agree with skill.....I've had them in my yard....but they do need light...a lot...

Feed Me.....sound familiar? LOLOL


Bluffton, SC(Zone 9a)

it is called elongation. when a plant needs more sunlight, its leaves will elongate in order to increase their suface area in order th catch more light

This message was edited Apr 20, 2007 5:33 PM

Seattle, WA

move it in to some light, or else next yerar your new growth will look like that again

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