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Brugmansias: HELP just bought a Brug in zone 6A

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Rockwood, ON
(Zone 6a)

August 21, 2001
4:32 PM

Post #11310

I just bought a Brugmansia (and a Passiflora) and in a zone there a way I can keep them outside and they will live for the winter or, if not, how and when do I go about bringing them in??? I am from Ontario, Canada. Thanks
Vancouver Island, BC
(Zone 8b)

August 21, 2001
5:04 PM

Post #113619

Bring your brug and passiflora in for the winter or you will most likely lose them. Check out Vicki Hardings site on overwintering brugs. Go to http://www.lebonjardinier and use the links. There is a wealth of information there for newbies.
Hope this helps.
Burlington, ON

August 21, 2001
5:41 PM

Post #113644

Ali, I am just down the road from you in Burlington. I am on my way to work but will get back to you in the next couple of days.
I have tried both ways, in and out, to overwinter and found the outdoor (*extreemly protected*, right next to the house in an eastern location)one did not start to sprout until the end of April whereas the ones I kept dormant in my basement started sprouting in early March.
I have 7 to cope with this fall and 6 more on the way! :)

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