Overwintering plants in conservatories

In frost-prone areas a conservatory is the ideal place for overwintering tender perennials and marginally hardy plants from the garden. Cold-sensitive plants in need of good light levels and dry, frost-free conditions will also benefit. Tropical plants and exotics can be moved inside during autumn after a spell in the garden through the summer months.

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Containers: overwintering plants

Quick facts

Suitable for Tender perennials and borderline hardy shrubs
Timing Usually late summer to autumn
Difficulty Easy to moderate

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