Cape Sundew Dormancy?

dranomaxSeptember 13, 2007

Do Cape Sundew need a dormancy period? If not, could it still survive winter temperatures with the rest of my dormancy plants?

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Hello dranomax,

It is according to the zone you live in. If your winters are about like Southern Florida, zone 10, rarely reaching 35 degrees Fahrenheit for a few hours at night, then yes, it could potentially survive it. It would die back to its roots all winter though. It is a tropical and does not require dormancy. Keep it indoors in a sunny window and enjoy it all year.

    Bookmark   September 13, 2007 at 3:11PM
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I agree with Mutant, keep it inside.

    Bookmark   September 13, 2007 at 8:53PM
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They do well on a window sill, all year long.

    Bookmark   September 14, 2007 at 5:01PM
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