How easy does C.plumosa transplant?

stanofhSeptember 18, 2012

I have a several year old one in my yard. It has a sugar cane like trunk..but its grown into the tree above it. How well do they take being dug and moved?...Its about 10-12' overall at most.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ericthehurdler(NOR CAL 9a)

i have read that the Chamaedorea genus is a pretty easy to transplant genus. Just get a large amount of the rootball and make sure to keep it out of too much sun

    Bookmark   September 18, 2012 at 2:32PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
stanofh

Thanks Eric...just a matter of time to move it. I'm tired of only seeing the trunk and base of the fronds...the rest is up in Podocarpus branches and my arbor rafters. I actually have no idea what "the whole" looks like!

    Bookmark   September 19, 2012 at 9:39PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
When to fertilize palm trees after transplanting
I have planted 5 gorgeous Canary Island palm trees...
callecovina
butia planting question in 6b
I'm expecting my butia delivery on march 21st to plymouth...
finn6b
Needle Palm Spearpull
I planted a needle palm last year and it overwintered...
i_like_pi
Palm fronds turning yellow/brown
I have just moved into a (London, UK) house with some...
Oliver Beattie
How to graft palm?
Hi How to graft palm?
iskhan
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™