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Frost Damage?

februarysgirlfebruarysgirl Posts: 250
I planted a couple of Nandina Domesticas last month and the new growth isn't looking very happy. I'm assuming (hoping) it's just frost damage but am after a second opinion in case it's something to do with its planting.


  • shane.farrellshane.farrell Posts: 184
    I don't know the plant but looks like frost damage to me. Leave it on for now until last frost date. By then you may see new growth from below damage points.
  • BobTheGardenerBobTheGardener Leicestershire, UKPosts: 10,409
    The older leaves look fine, so I agree that the frost has likely damaged the new, more delicate growth at the growing point.
    A trowel in the hand is worth a thousand lost under a bush.
  • februarysgirlfebruarysgirl Posts: 250
    Thanks @shane.farrell and @BobTheGardener 🙂 I thought as much but wanted to check in case there was anything that needed doing beyond snipping the damaged growth after last frost.
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