Ponytail palm damaged in freeze


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We had a two day freeze here in Houston about a month ago that was colder than anticipated and I failed to adequately protect my ponytail palm. It got damaged by the freeze pretty severely. I cut off the damaged "leaves" and it seems to still be alive, the top isn't mushy or anything, but it now has about a dozen sprouts coming out of the base. I really would like to keep it a one headed plant, but am not entirely sure that the top will resprout. Any tips on how I should proceed? I have posted a few pictures of its current state.
 

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Do you think I can just cut off the new sprouts at the baseto prevent them from turning into new heads?
 
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Do you think I can just cut off the new sprouts at the baseto prevent them from turning into new heads?
Yes you can cut them or break them off .
I leave my sago palm out side in the winter , it dies back and comes back in the spring
 

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