Hardiness of Haemanthus

Tony Avent tony@plantdelights.com
Fri, 05 Aug 2005 05:09:24 PDT

	We planted extensive haemanthus hardiness trials last year.  So far, the
only species that is up is H. montanus.  Our winter only dropped to 12
degrees F. last winter.  Most are not up at this time, but are fine
including H. humilis ssp. hirsutus.  H. albiflos was a loss in all
locations ad was H. deformis.  I will know more as they continue to

Tony Avent
Plant Delights Nursery @
Juniper Level Botanic Garden
9241 Sauls Road
Raleigh, NC  27603  USA
Minimum Winter Temps 0-5 F
Maximum Summer Temps 95-105F
USDA Hardiness Zone 7b
email tony@plantdelights.com
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"I consider every plant hardy until I have killed it myself...at least
three times" - Avent

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