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Washy after 25F : ( Edit : Had an unpredicted 24F this morning on 12/6 . )
Edited by WSimpson NC on 12/6/2018, 5:18 pm
Posted by WSimpson NC
on 12/2/2018, 10:53 am
( Edit : That 24F will further help me learn the frond hardiness of my Washy . )
I had 2 nights at 25F in a row on the morning of 11/28 and 11/29 , and the picture below was taken on 11/30 , last Friday , the day after the last 25F .
Today , Sunday 12/02 , and I see some burn at the lower fronds . I thought this palm was frond hardy to 25F but it might be more like 24F . It may burn more over the coming week or two but I'm pretty sure 25F won't totally bronze it out . Good to know it might be a little more frond hardy than I thought . I hope I can make it close to or into January with it looking decent . It is trunk hardy to at least 17F .https://flic.kr/p/2diLfrX
Thanks for looking .
Ten year lows: 12F 15F 19F 20F 5F 4F 15F 7F 8F (14F 2019)
10 Year Average Winter Lowest Low 11.9F ; 30 Year 11.7F
Profession:Trachy Defiberer and Palm Spear Puller (free estimates)