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#1 Geoff

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Posted 17 January 2007 - 09:23 AM

Two seedlings in yard, 2' tall plant somewhat protected by a nearby bush was only barly hit by 27F (slight leaf burn).  1' tall seedling in back in raised bed with shade cloth lost all but one leaf.
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#2 DoomsDave

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Posted 17 January 2007 - 01:14 PM

Two specimens:

One, in a five-gallon, about 18" leaf length, no damage, under ficus trees, temps nearby to 24.8 F for three days, probably did not experience such temps.

Another, in the ground, 24" leaf lenght, under a Cedrus deodar, three days of 28-29 F, no damage.

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#3 el-blanco

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Posted 18 January 2007 - 09:01 PM

5 year old seedling (very slow palm), approx 12" tall no burn or damage in covered area.  Colocasia about 2 feet away melted.  Probably got to 28f in this area.
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#4 MattyB

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Posted 19 January 2007 - 03:47 PM

Actinokentia divaricata
2 foot tall plant in ground under heavy tree canopy.
33F, no damage at all.

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#5 neoflora

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Posted 20 January 2007 - 05:45 PM

3 foot tall palm overall. Opening a new leaf right now. Absolutely smashing ! 34- 3 nights
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#6 DoomsDave

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Posted 20 January 2007 - 06:40 PM

Here's an update:

This specimen was in the ground under the Cedrus deodar of Lust and Desire, four solid nights of 28-29 F (-1 C) at least in the exposed areas.

No damage!

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#7 avb

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Posted 24 June 2007 - 07:57 PM

One plant, about 18 inches in 5 gallon, 29 degrees with no damage.
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