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How tall do king sago palms get?
Last Updated: 27th January, 2020
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Also know, do Sago palms grow fast?
Growing sago palm in a container will slow down the already slow growth, but if you want to maintain it as a houseplant, this is desirable. Native to Japan, sago palm is used there as a bonsai subject. Sago palms usually grow 1 to 2 inches a year, but the rate varies according to local climate and growing practices.
Also, why are sago palms so expensive? The most popular cycads are sago palms. The reason for a sago is worth so much money is because it grows so slow. The slower a plant grows, the higher value it has. Sago's can be raised outside in the ground in temperate areas or indoors in cooler area's.
Also asked, do sago palms have big roots?
Sagos and other palms do not have woody roots like most of our woody ornamentals but they are massive and will continue to grow in length as long as the palm is alive. It might be best if you avoid planting shrubs and trees near the septic tank area.
Why is my sago palm turning yellow?
Sago palms will develop yellow leaves if they receive too much or too little water. Excessive watering can cause root rot, which leads to yellow leaves from nutrient deficiencies. Use well-drained soil and provide enough water to keep the soil moist but not soaked.