Orinoco both dwarf and large in zone 7b

tophersmithOctober 10, 2007

Has anyone had luck leaving these in the ground over the winter. If yes please let me know what precautions were taken.

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the_virginian(Zone 7 NoVA)

I would think a cage of oak leaves with plastic on top to keep moisture down would work.

    Bookmark   October 12, 2007 at 9:52AM
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fglavin(Knoxville, TN)

Here's a mat of Tall Orinoco in Knoxville, TN, zone 7a. It is against the west side of the house, no extra protection last year other than a thin layer of mulch. It didn't grow very well this year, due to the very bad drought here and my pitiful soil.

    Bookmark   October 12, 2007 at 5:47PM
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