Why Do Palm Trees Turn Yellow?

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There are a number of reasons that palm trees turn yellow. One is there is not sufficient nutrients in the soil. Another is pests such as thrips, giant palm borers, palm bud worms and others. There are types of fungi that can also turn palm tress yellow.
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A Majesty palm fares much better when basking in sunlight. If the light is too dim, plant growth slows and leaves begin to yellow and abort since not enough light sustains photosynthesis
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It appears that some of them turn yellow when they start to get older.
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Canary Palms contract diseases. Sometimes it can be slowed down by having a specialist come in and spray it, and treat it. This is not uncommon. The disease will spread to other trees
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Hey Charlietue, Yellow is a symptom of many possible problems, as the first answer indicates. My first thought when my palms go yellow is that it is time to give it some Epsom Salt.
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