Ever forgotten to bring a plant inside before a frost? Pic

meyermike_1micha(5)October 21, 2012

Here you go. It's not even recognizable...lol Dir! One less to worry about I guess.

Have you ever done this?

Mike

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birdsnblooms

Morning,

Mike, now that is some show plant! It should be entered in a show..lol, j/k...

Aren't you curious what it is/was? Maybe it will come back?

There's been several frosts and many plants are still outside..

Some of my Jades have brown leaves, which is due to a few icy nights..

I'm hauling plants in a little at a time...it's hard working solo, you know? Gotta clean each area before setting plants in their winter spot.
The darn windows weigh more than I do..lol.

Obviously, winter is nearing, blah! Can't wait until spring when the earth comes to life again..Toni

    Bookmark   October 21, 2012 at 10:25AM
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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL

Yes I recognize a frozen Coleus when I see one.

    Bookmark   October 21, 2012 at 5:41PM
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elkay_gw

Ouch! I lost most of a large aglaonema some years ago when I neglected to bring it in before a frost. However, I did save some of it and it's growing into a nice sized plant.

    Bookmark   October 21, 2012 at 6:24PM
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meyermike_1micha(5)

Hello Elkay..Where have you been these days?

Purple, I think your right..lol
I had a beautiful color one that I wanted to save and I don't see it anymore. Darn.lol

Toni, I think you will have them all inside before the snow storm scheduled for your area this Tuesday.,.....Ha
I am so happy you have two very helpful men with you to bring them all in for you..lol

Mike

    Bookmark   October 21, 2012 at 6:42PM
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summersunlight(5b)

That's sad. Not sure how cold it has gotten there, but if it has only dipped down into the cold a bit, perhaps there is a chance that even though the top growth was killed the roots are still alive. Maybe not a good chance, but I'd probably try bringing it inside to see if it resprouts if it was something I really liked. :)

    Bookmark   October 21, 2012 at 8:53PM
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Polly381(5/6)

Yep, I left one out when it wasn't with the other plants.

    Bookmark   October 21, 2012 at 10:05PM
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greenlarry(UK 8/9)

Oh yes, guilty! Lost a few Pelargoniums to this sad fate!

    Bookmark   October 22, 2012 at 4:32AM
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