What's your question? Ask

Cat's Whiskers Plant

Q.Cat Whiskers Bush Dead?

Zone Williston,Florida, 32696 | Anonymous added on March 13, 2022 | Answered

I live in north central Florida, my cat whiskers bush got hit by frost , now looks all dried out and dead, should I ct it down? Wil it grow back?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on March 14, 2022

It's hardy in USDA zones 9-12. In your zone 9, it should be able to withstand 20 to 25 degrees F. There is a good chance only the top growth froze and the roots are still alive. Wait till all danger of frost has passed, then cut it down to the ground. It should grow back.


Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Cat's Whiskers Plant
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert