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  • Answered by
    BushDoctor on
    July 27, 2023
    Certified Expert

    After a Black Dragon Cryptomeria plant experiences a freeze, it is important to assess the damage and take appropriate actions to help the plant recover. Firstly, remove any damaged or dead branches by pruning them back to healthy tissue. This will promote new growth and prevent the spread of disease. Next, provide the plant with proper care and protection. Water the plant thoroughly, but avoid overwatering as it can lead to root rot. Apply a layer of mulch around the base of the plant to insulate the roots and retain moisture. Additionally, consider covering the plant with a frost cloth or burlap during cold nights to provide extra protection. Monitor the plant closely for signs of recovery and adjust care accordingly.

    This fact sheet from the Clemson Cooperative Extension will give some information on its care:


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