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Q.What’s wrong with my BoP?

Zone 77095 | Baranouski added on July 26, 2019 | Answered

I had my BoP for years. I got one beautiful long lasting Bloom 3 years ago but ithe bloom died in a freak freeze. This is the first year since the freeze that another bloom arrived. But as soon as it arrived, it looks like it is dying. What am I doing wrong? Please help. I do t want to lose it

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Answered on July 26, 2019

You appear to be right on the edge of where they will survive. Anything colder than usual should come with expected damage. I don't think that that is anything wrong with your plant, but it is still recovering from shock. This can take a year or two, sometimes longer.

Just care for it as usual, and it will recover eventually. This article will help you to give it the best care: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/bop/bird-of-paradise-an-exotic-flower-like-none-other.htm

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Answered on July 26, 2019

Thank you so much. I was very worried I killed it. This means a lot... thank you

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