Photo by Melody

Perennials: Surving the winter!!

Communities > Forums > Perennials
Forum: PerennialsReplies: 3, Views: 74
Add to Bookmarks
San Angelo, TX
(Zone 7b)

January 6, 2010
7:31 PM

Post #7435406

I have 2 Schoene helena- zonal geraniums. They have been outside since I got them in April. They continue to bloom even with the cold, sometimes freezing weather?
Am I doing right? Should I bring them in or will they last all Winter till Spring?
Thanks, Elizabeth
San Angelo, TX
(Zone 7b)

January 14, 2010
3:17 AM

Post #7460065

Nevermind- It got down to the low teens and I believe that did it. They are all layed over now. Dead?

January 21, 2010
2:36 PM

Post #7481708

They do not take much below freezing. You could try cutting them off and taking them indoors and try watering them. They might come back, but that cold probably did them in.
San Angelo, TX
(Zone 7b)

January 27, 2010
11:15 AM

Post #7501346

I was so happy for them, and then they died:(

You cannot post until you register, login and subscribe.

Other Perennials Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
Campanula Wonder Bells Blue Gloriaglolms 37 Apr 11, 2009 4:28 PM
Oriental Poppy Pops! Weezingreens 34 Jun 27, 2010 6:36 AM
BLUE FLOWERS Lori_Illinois 62 May 4, 2010 4:09 PM
Mum's the Word... SILLYLILY 18 Nov 23, 2009 6:47 PM
Never grew these before.. Brugie 21 May 3, 2007 2:20 PM

Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2015 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.

Hope for America