Originally Posted by imdocrob
Hey bobby, how long have you had your Phoenix? I put mine in the ground last year and neither one has done really well. I don't think they liked the winter.
I've had my Phoenix Canariensis for 3 years now. It's doing really well. I can't put it in the ground here in NY without some type of cold-protection, it'll die in Jan/Feb... I keep it in a heated greenhouse in the winter. They can take some cold but not prolonged damp/wet/cold.