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PlantFiles Pictures: Sago Palm (Cycas revoluta)

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sisterhawk
Houston, TX

June 25, 2005
3:22 AM

Post #1574361

Cycad, Japanese Sago Palm, King Sago Palm, Sago Cycas, Sago Palm
Cycas revoluta


Could someone tell me what is going on here?

http://davesgarden.com/pf/go/53327/

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skilledwithands
Issaquah, WA

June 25, 2005
3:45 AM

Post #1574412

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

Chris
kniphofia
Morpeth
United Kingdom
(Zone 8a)

June 25, 2005
3:09 PM

Post #1575030

It certainly looks happy! What a lovely specimen.

Happy_1

Happy_1
Chicago, IL
(Zone 5b)

June 25, 2005
6:53 PM

Post #1575474

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

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1cros3nails4gvn
Bluffton, SC
(Zone 9a)

April 20, 2007
5:32 PM

Post #3412595

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
cazieman
Seattle, WA

October 30, 2007
12:44 AM

Post #4137448

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

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