Re: FROZEN PLANT BRRR

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Posted by Newt on January 23, 2003 at 18:16:29:

In Reply to: Re: FROZEN PLANT BRRR posted by SWEDEN on January 23, 2003 at 16:20:59:

: : : Hi I think i killed my plant
: : : i was moving my plant and placed him in the car on the coldest day of the year and accidently i forgot about him as the phone rang, when i got to the car i realized that he was frozen, when i got back to my place i took him in and now hes all limp and looks dead is there any way i can bring him back to life please help me!!!

: :
: : Hi Sweden,

: : I'm so sorry to hear about your plant. I would suggest that you care for it the way you always would and hope for the best. Which plant was it?

: : Newt

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: Thank you so much its a epipraemnum pinnatum plant that clibs on the wall with big heart shaped green leaves it was so pretty i tried watering it and put it in the sun but no luck. thanks for you help can i maybee cut him off and start from new?

Hi Sweden,

Thanks for letting me know which plant. You could try cutting the stem to just above the last 2 leaves and hope that the roots didn't freeze. I would give it at least a month to see if anything sprouts from the shorter stem. These plants shouldn't be in temps lower than 50*F or 12*C. The correct spelling is Epipremnum pinnatum.

Do let me know if it survives.

Good luck,
Newt

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