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Q.Protection from frost

Zone Cardiff, UK | Anonymous added on June 9, 2017 | Answered

What is some good methods for protecting feijoa trees from frost?
As the fruit gets destroyed by frost each year

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Answered on June 12, 2017

Be sure to use cloth and not plastic to cover the plants during the frosty nights. Remove during the day. Plastic will not allow the moisture that collects under the plastic to evaporate and will cause the plant to freeze to the plant. Cloth allows for evaporation through the material. If you have a lot of pots you could consider buying a smudge pot to keep the air walmer around the plants.

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