Originally Posted by Spurticus
Seriously doubt we'll ever see them in this part of the country. The
Everglades in South Florida is very close to their natural habitat in South
America. They may adapt to the "occasional" cold(ish) winters down there,
and seem to have done that successfully over the past decade, but they
are not found too far north of the everglades area of Florida now.
They did do a study in the low country to see if they could survive a winter, but I don't remember what the findings were.