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leaves turned brown following frost

Zone braunston Northamptonshire | sandra daniels added on April 30, 2015 | Answered

My plant had beautiful pink leaves but after the frost, they turned brown. Why is this and what can I do? This outdoor plant had white little flowers then pink leaves that are now brown.

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shelley
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Answered on April 30, 2015

What plant was it? Frost has the potential to damage or even kill plants. Depending on the extent of the damage, it may still recover, but it will be a waiting game. While you are waiting for its recovery, continue to water and fertilize the plant after the last spring freeze.

For more information on frost and cold injury, please visit the following links:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/frost-how-to-protect-your-plants.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/tips-for-saving-cold-damaged-plants.htm

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