Beaucarnea recurvata (ponytail palm)
A slow growing house plant that is a semi succulent that is related to the Yucca. It can take 20 years to reach six feet. If it is in a sunny spot it will grow quicker than being in he shade. Overwatering can cause the tips of the leaves to turn brown.
- Low light, Bright light to full sun
- Allow soil to dry out between waterings. Avoid watering the trunk, it might rot.
- Best in well drained cactus potting soil
- Drought tolerant
- Native to Mexico