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Posted by Tommy Nashville-Miami on 1/9/2018, 3:41 am, in reply to "Re: Average high the last 8 days 29.12F , Average low 13.13F . What are your averages ?"
This sounds strange but the only times I have ever tried protecting, the palm has fared worse or died. I'm not saying don't protect. I'm just not good at protecting and I'm lazy so I never do it on anything. I am convinced that the few palms I tried to protect years ago would have recovered if I had left them alone. I know the true condition of all our palms is not known yet but as I look out today (now that we're out of the deep freeze) my windmills have unfolded and look terrific. I know it could be temporary but I'm glad I didn't try any of my failed methods.
"Oh, Dixie Land, I hope you understand
When I miss my Tennessee Home
And I've been away way too long
I can't see this world unless I go
Outside my Southern Comfort Zone"- Brad Paisley
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