south african bulbs

Tony Avent
Thu, 19 Feb 2004 04:19:45 PST

	The leaves on the Boophane haemanthoides went limp in very cold temps, but
returned to normal when the temps rose above freezing. 

At 06:49 PM 2/18/2004 -0500, you wrote:
>Did the foliage die back or remain green and go flaccid from the cold.  
>My boophone disticha lose their leaves and shrivel a bit ( indoors of 
>course).  I give a sprinkle around the edge of the pot and that seems 
>to  help them through our unbearable winter.
>Any pictures , please.
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Tony Avent
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