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28/09/2013 at 21:12

I have recently bought a nandina domestica plum passion shrub, anyone know care and over wintering for it?

28/09/2013 at 21:23

you might need to protect it  this winter, it's not the hardiest of plants but seems to do OK once it gets established

28/09/2013 at 21:27

Which part of the uk are you in? How sheltered is our garden - coastal, winds, frost pocket?

28/09/2013 at 21:45

Live sussex area, garden sheltered by fence one side and established shrubs the other, end of garden open backing on to fields- but wouldn't put it there. Was thinking of putting it on patio in large pot where it is quite sheltered

28/09/2013 at 21:54

I'm in Essex and have had mine in a pot for years. I moved it close to the house wall in winter and it has never shown any sign of damage over winter. I planted it into the garden this summer and will be monitoring it closely this winter. I'll probably throw a piece of fleece over it if the weather forecast is bad. Let's see.....

28/09/2013 at 22:21

Thank you, perhaps I'll invest in some plant fleece too

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