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Do queen palms need a lot of water?
Last Updated: 2nd April, 2020
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Herein, do palm trees require a lot of water?
Moisture-Loving Palms Palms like moist soil, which means wateringseveral times a week is usually required. When you areplanting a palm in your garden, you'll want to waterthe tree every day for the first week. The second week,water every other day. After that, plan to water twoor three times a week.
Similarly, are queen palms drought tolerant? The queen palm is notdrought-tolerant and needs regularwatering.
Considering this, how often should palms be watered?
Watering. For new palms, you will need towater at least twice a week for the first 6 months. Addenough water to ensure moisture is penetrating a foot and ahalf of the soil. If you soil is sandy, make sure to add extrawater as sandy water doesn't maintainmoisture.
Why are my palm tree leaves turning yellow?
Generally, these are on the bottom of the tree.Sometimes, palm leaves turn yellow if the tree's soilis lacking essential nutrients, like nitrogen, manganese ormagnesium. These all help the tree stay green and growproperly. Alternatively, a pest or fungus could be causing yourpalm tree leaves to yellow.