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Saving a Ti plant

Zone 33880 | Anonymous added on February 1, 2019 | Answered

My Ti plant recently went thru a freezing night, and has since turned brown, i dont know if i should trim it down to ground or will it come back? I have another one that was shielded from some of the wind , and it also turned brown but the leaves has recently started to turn back bright red,so how should I proceed and what should I expect

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on February 2, 2019

I would make sure to cover it with burlap, canvas, or a sheet on the cold nights like that. They can't tolerate temps. below 50 degrees F. I would not trim until warmer temps. return, but if it remains below 50 for too long, then the plant will die completely.

Here is an article for more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/ti-plant/growing-hawaiian-ti-plant-indoors.htm

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