The Garden Blog at Pinder's

GARDEN ADVICE FOR THE COLD: PLANT PROTECTION NEEDS

PLANT PROTECTION NEEDS Any indoor plant that you have planted outside (anthuriums, philodendrums, rubber plants), most ferns, and anything considered a “Tropical” should be protected. It may be difficult to cover Bromeliads in your landscape — they should be okay. With any of these plants expect some leaf damage, and be scouting for disease after the cold. Annuals that Need Protection Impatiens of any type...
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GARDEN FREEZE WARNING, JANUARY 22, 2009

Here is a quick reference on how to handle tonight’s cold temperatures to minimize damage in your garden.  While we are not in for a “hard freeze” we will be experiencing some significant frost in the wee hours of Wednesday and Thursday. That means you need to prepare today! Frost occurs on the surface of plants as the plant loses heat to the surrounding, colder...
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