Safe to unwrap?

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The Codfather
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Re: Safe to unwrap?

Post by The Codfather » Tue Feb 21, 2012 3:47 pm

Delboy wrote:Took a pic of the crown today for my records, so thought i'd post it in here.
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All fine......just dont get caught out now by and frosts or the will blacken off.

Who cares what it looks like as long as the plants survive......

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Re: Safe to unwrap?

Post by Delboy » Tue Feb 21, 2012 6:40 pm

Yep, my aim was to keep it alive lol......so far so good.
I have fleece jackets etc at the ready, first sign of a frost and they are going back on.
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Re: Safe to unwrap?

Post by Tom2006 » Tue Feb 21, 2012 7:08 pm

With the mild weather we could have the other problem of early fronds pushing out which are almost certainly going to get hit by frosts or gales.
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Re: Safe to unwrap?

Post by Delboy » Tue Feb 21, 2012 7:55 pm

I can adapt my winter protection to cover the top of the fern, so hopefully it will be ok.
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Re: Safe to unwrap?

Post by kata » Tue Feb 21, 2012 8:19 pm

Who cares what it looks like as long as the plants survive......
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