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how to care for a Phoenix canariensis palm in a pot in the garden

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given as a present still in its original pot 1.5mtrs high .i want to put it in a larger pot and put in garden should roots be kept compact? AND HOW AND WHEN DO I WATER IT?


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when you get it out the old pot i would just tease a few roots out gently so they dont keep going round and round.when you plant it water it in well then water it regulerly.its hard to say when but what i do is dip my finger in the soil about an inch or 2 and if it feals dry i water the plants well.is the palm an outside palm bye the way ?

31 Mar, 2009

 

Noseypotter- Please forgive my 'slow' reply....I don't know how I missed your reply!
"is the palm an outside palm"
I assumed they were-because they were on sale in an outdoor part of Homebase or B&Q....

4 Sep, 2009

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