A popular palm lookalike, the Ponytail Palm is usually sold as a small pot plant. Older plants can grow remarkable large.
Form and size
Solitary, often branching with age. Eventually to over 3m (8m in the right climate) with a massive, swollen base. Not a palm but a member of the lily family.
Outdoors in full sun. Grows well in most coastal and temperate areas of the North Island.
Yes (well-lit position)
Light frost only