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When to unwrap japanese maple?

Postby newlife » Apr 17, 2008 1:15 pm

When can I safely unwrap my japanese maple? I live in Ottawa and we are currently experiencing very warm weather. +21 today. Our last frost is usually mid May (I think). Do I leave it wrapped until the last frost? Is it going to harm it be be wrapped on the warm days?
Thanks for the help.
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Postby Sharon Bryson » Apr 17, 2008 5:39 pm

Your maple should be fine. Spring cold is not going to hurt it.
Unwrap now.
Antigonish, NS Zone 5b

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Postby Sheikea » Apr 22, 2008 9:55 am

I would so love a JM but I am told it wont survive here.I live in Red Deer Alberta.Believe we are a 3..Any ideas on that..Huge hugs and flower kisses. :D
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