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Plant each bareroot peony so the buds, or growing points, face skyward and are about 1.5 inches below the soil surface.
The cold may kill the growing point (which kills the tree), the fronds and damage the trunk.
Treating the growing point of a cold-damaged palm with a copper fungicide (such as Liquid Copper, Copper Fungicide, etc.) may be done, but will not necessarily help.
This is done to help prevent secondary infections of bacteria or fungi that may occur after the growing point sustains cold damage.
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