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Re: Sabal Palmettos in Hot Springs AR "Without protection experienced low around 9F this past winter"
Posted by Jim Wilmington DE 7a on 4/7/2017, 6:07 am, in reply to "Sabal Palmettos in Hot Springs AR "Without protection experienced low around 9F this past winter""
Going by the 1990 USDA Map, Hot Springs looks to be a "cold 7b."
Very impressive palms!
Jim, Wilmington, DE, 7a
Last 30 Years Avg. Winter Low: 7.50F
Last 20 Years Avg. Winter Low: 8.35F
Last 10 Years Avg. Winter Low: 8.40F
Favorite Palms: Species: Phoenix Canariensis / Genus: Sabal