Any chance for saving this Ponytail Plant?


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This Ponytail plant is quite old but doesn't look the size it should. It's about 2 feet tall and quite thin.
There are two smaller plants growing from it at the base. I had to trim the leaves as they were light brown at the tip. It has sunlight by a window that faces south (The sheet in the photograph is not normally there, just to make the plant clearer in the photo). I water it every 10 days.
Any chance for saving it? What's causing the stunted growth? Thanks in advance!
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When I saw your palm it reminded me to water mine.
My pony tail is neglected during the summer and stays on the back porch .
I'm sure it would grow a lot better out side , with more water and sunshine
 
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When I saw your palm it reminded me to water mine.
My pony tail is neglected during the summer and stays on the back porch .
I'm sure it would grow a lot better out side , with more water and sunshine
:D Hope yours begins to thrive again! Thanks for the reply... When I bought it, they told me that since it normally grows in a desert, it doesn't need a lot of water. So I watered it every 10 days as the soil needed it. How frequently does it need water? I'd lift it outside if it weren't that heavy (large planter and can't re-pot it at the moment). It's right next to a window that does get a lot of south-facing sunshine though. Is there a chance at it making a comeback?
 
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Its hard to tell, but it looks like that pot might be too small. The small plants at the base support this - I dont know about ponytail plants but lots of plant "pup"s start popping up once the plant is old enough and rootbound.
 
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Its hard to tell, but it looks like that pot might be too small. The small plants at the base support this - I dont know about ponytail plants but lots of plant "pup"s start popping up once the plant is old enough and rootbound.
Thanks for your thoughts! I transplanted it about 3 years ago to a bigger pot (17 inches across by 14 inches tall).
 
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Years ago when I lived in Fortlauderdale I would see some giant pony tail palms planted in the ground with bases almost as big as a VW bug.
I would say they like heat water and sun
 
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Years ago when I lived in Fortlauderdale I would see some giant pony tail palms planted in the ground with bases almost as big as a VW bug.
I would say they like heat water and sun
Wow! I wish I could lift it downstairs and plant it outside. The snow would kill it though;)
 

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