Foxtail Palm #15 (Rental)


Foxtail Palm Care

Sunlight: Foxtail Palms thrive in full sun to partial shade. Plant them in a location where they can receive at least 6 hours of direct sunlight daily for optimal growth and foliage health.

Soil: Ensure the soil is well-draining and rich in organic matter. Foxtail Palms prefer slightly acidic to neutral soil conditions. Amending heavy clay soils with sand or perlite can improve drainage.

Watering: Water newly planted Foxtail Palms regularly to establish a deep root system. Once established, water deeply but infrequently, allowing the top few inches of soil to dry out between waterings. Avoid overwatering, as it can lead to root rot.

Fertilization: Apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer specifically formulated for palm trees in spring, summer, and fall. Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for dosage and frequency. Avoid fertilizing during the winter months when growth is minimal.

Pruning: Minimal pruning is typically required for Foxtail Palms. Remove any dead or damaged fronds as needed, but avoid pruning green fronds, as this can harm the tree. Trim off any spent flowers or fruit clusters to promote new growth.

Protection: Protect young Foxtail Palms from cold temperatures, especially if grown in cooler climates. Provide frost protection by covering the palm with blankets or frost cloth during cold snaps. Additionally, protect the palm from strong winds, which can damage its fronds.

Pest and Disease Control: Monitor the Foxtail Palm for common pests such as spider mites, aphids, and scale insects. Treat infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Ensure good air circulation around the palm to prevent fungal diseases. Avoid overwatering, which can lead to root rot.

Container Care: If grown in containers, ensure the pot has drainage holes to prevent waterlogging. Repot the palm every 2-3 years into a slightly larger container with fresh, well-draining potting mix. Provide adequate water and fertilizer to container-grown palms, as they have limited access to nutrients compared to those planted in the ground.

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**Palms must be returned in their original condition. Any necessary watering during the rental period is the responsibility of the renter. Failure to adequately maintain the health of the palms while rented will result in a charge equivalent to the full purchase price.

Please note that all palm rentals are subject to availability of our current inventory. Weekend rentals may not exceed 5 days, while seasonal rentals typically span from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

For delivery services, charges will apply for both delivery and pickup, with payment required upfront.**

Introducing the Foxtail Palm – a stunning statement piece for any tropical landscape. With its unique, plume-like fronds and slender trunk, the Foxtail Palm adds a touch of exotic elegance to gardens, patios, and poolside areas.

Native to tropical regions, this striking palm species boasts a crown of lush, arching fronds that resemble the bushy tail of a fox, hence its name. The vibrant green foliage contrasts beautifully against its smooth, gray trunk, creating a mesmerizing visual display.

Thriving in full sun and well-drained soil, the Foxtail Palm is surprisingly low maintenance and drought tolerant once established. Its compact size and graceful growth habit make it ideal for both small and large landscapes, while its resilience to wind and salt spray makes it a perfect choice for coastal gardens.

Whether planted as a focal point, in groups for added impact, or as a standalone specimen, the Foxtail Palm exudes tropical charm and sophistication. Elevate your outdoor space with the exotic allure of the Foxtail Palm today!

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Rental Duration

1 Week, Seasonal