Plumeria Plants
Q.

I have a dormant Plumeria tree which I have brought inside ( I live in New Jersey). Does it need a grow light?

Zone Hazlet, NJ 07730 | Anonymous added on October 27, 2019 | Answered

I read that it only needs monthly or no watering for the winter. All the leaves have now dropped. Is it beneficial to put a grow light over it even though it’s in dormancy?

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
GKH_Susan
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on October 29, 2019

No leaves, no need for grow light. The light is to facilitate photosynthesis which only happens in the green leaves. But keep an eye on it in early spring when it may start to leaf out.

00
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...
Plumeria Plants
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!
Learn

Learn From
Your Peers on
Our Blog

Visit Our Blog

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

Learn More