I'm a sucker. What can I say? I don't even like spiny, mean plants, so why did I buy a Club Foot Madagascar Palm? Well... it's kinda cute. It's like a Toy Poodle with the face of an American Bull Dog. It says, "LOOK AT ME! YOU WANT TO CUDDLE ME! GRRRRRAUMPH-BITE!" I like that in a plant. It's hot.