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[email=""]Purchased this Ensete Glaucam this year and it has put on some very good growth. I am unsure as to what zone I live in, Southampton, Hampshire UK
Will this be frost hardy if planted in the ground and wrapped in fleece or is it best to overwinter indoors?

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Default Re: Ensete Glaucam

Hi Aqualung71, the green ones in my experience are hardier than the red, I'm along the coast from you and use a lightiy heated green house although my favourite/ children/babies Musas do come in the house over winter, another tip....always aquire two of each variety!!
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