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Q.Can bleeding hearts be grown in Argentina (semi tropical)? It doesn’t freeze here.

Zone Argentina | Frederick Seifts added on July 22, 2019 | Answered

I want to grow bleeding hearts in Argentina from seeds. It wanted a file so added one of birds of paradise

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Answered on July 22, 2019

It probably will not do so well there. It grows in our USDA zone 9 and down, and requires under freezing temperatures for a dormancy period. Unfortunately, you may have to find an alternative.

This article will offer more hardy species that will do better in your area: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/gardening-by-zone/zone-9-10-11/zone-9-tropical-plants.htm

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