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    frozen pots

    found my vft pots frozen ,question is do you think they will survive

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    Probably! The biggest factor is more how long they're frozen for. Exactly how cold was it outside? My pots freeze quite often, but that's only down to ~19 F max... colder than that and I'm not sure It sounds like it doesn't freeze over often where you are though if this has only happened once
    VFTs are made of pretty tough stuff

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    thanks ,and they have not froze for more than a couple of days so fingers crossed

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    It also depends how low the temps got. I've had Dioneae croak after single freeze episodes that got down to 18F, only for one night.

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    Yep- fingers crossed! The forecast says it's going to warm up a bit after tomorrow, so it should be fine.

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    The bigger the pot/bog, the more likely your plant will survive.
    " You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means." -Inigo Montoya
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    thanks for your replies

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    Mine are frozen solid from November to March every year. They're in a large outdoor bog though which I'm sure makes a difference.

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