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do they tolerate cold weather? what do you do with them when they are too big to bring indoors in winter?


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No, they don't like frosts one bit. I lost all my collection the winter before last, so I keep mine in pots and put them under glass, in a frost-free greenhouse. as even fleece didn't save them. I shall be in trouble if they do get too big to take in! I suppose that treble layers of fleece might be OK...I think that as they mature, they can withstand lower temperatures, too, or so I've been told.

10 Oct, 2010

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