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Will my solanum faxum (album) come back from frost damage?

wiltshire, United Kingdom Gb

Thanks for your replies, fingers crossed!

On plant Solanum



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try scraping the bark with your thumb nail. if it is green below the bark it is still alive and hopefully it will come from the base. If all brown below the bark check all stems. brown usually means dead but dont be too hasty to dig it out.

31 Mar, 2009


Mine took a hammering too but is showing green under the bark so there is hope

31 Mar, 2009


So did mine - I cut it back by two-thirds and there are little new shoots appearing now. Have a look - it may well be OK.

Good luck - they are lovely climbers!

1 Apr, 2009

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