Mandevilla Plants
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Mandevilla

Zone 06443 | DCN8VE added on May 10, 2016 | Answered

I planted a mandevilla and at the end of the fall cut the plant back to the ground. Will the mandevilla grow when the temps rise in the spring?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 11, 2016

What zone are you growing in?

Mandevilla are hardy in zones 9 - 11.

The plants will not survive in a colder zone and should be brought indoors when temperatures drop below 50 degrees F.

In warmer climates the plant will generally can be trimmed back in the winter about 6 weeks before the last frost. This will help produce a nice bushy plant.
Trimming of the vine all summer can help keep it in control.

Every 2 to 3 years you can trim the plant back to the ground to reinvigorate the plant.

If you are in zone 8 or colder, your plant may not have survived.
If you are in zone 9 or warmer, you plant should began to grow when the weather warms.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/vines/mandevilla/winterizing-mandevillas.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/vines/mandevilla/mandevilla-plant.htm

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