Is my Great Orme Hebe Dead? - Knowledgebase Question

Montclair, NJ
Question by susanhaiding
May 31, 2005
My 2 shrubs bought last June Have no foliage and appear dead. Were healthy all last summer. They just look brown and brittle. ARe they dead or just late to grow leaves???

Answer from NGA
May 31, 2005


This plant is generally considered hardy only into zone 9 or possibly 8. Your zip code places you in zone 6A or the colder part of zone 6. Depending on the microclimate where you garden and where it is sited, it might be as cold as zone 5. So I do not think it would have survived. I'm sorry.

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:



[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by greenappleagnes and is called "Winter's Arrival"