Questions tagged [frost]

Covering of ice caused by locally sub-freezing temperatures.

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How much frost is too much frost for a fiddle leaf fig

Recently, I received a fiddle leaf fig from someone who could not care for it. They had been keeping it outside (Zone 6A, formerly 5B) for the summer and, unfortunately, I didn’t get to it before ...
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Understanding USDA Hardiness Zones and meaning of Frost Tender with respect of Zone 8

I live in Rural Auckland, and some early mornings in Winter the temperature drops to -4c (although on a cloudy night temperatures above +4c are more common). I would have thought that temperatures ...
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Can this open water reservoir be damaged from the ice building inside it?

This circular concrete structure in the garden may have been a well before but now the bottom is closed and a water pipe leads to it. It is roughly a meter deep, 1.3m diameter, 50cm above surface and ...
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Any way to save peppers after super early frost?

We just had an early September snow (two nights below freezing) here in Colorado. I did get some cover over my beds to keep the snow off the plants, but it was much to big to really work as a ...
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Problems with my Pieris shrub - has it been frostbitten?

have two pieris shrubs which were looking lovely. Suddenly noticed the new foliage is brown and shrivelled. Is this frost damage, and how should I treat them?
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Saving frostbite tomato plants

Late frost covered but not s they can be saved