Taking care of plants during cold snaps


www.wxxv25.com – Rick Gogreve – 2022-10-17 17:48:55

With a cold snap coming through very soon, it is always important that your leafy friends are given proper care and attention.

25 spoke with Island Garden Shop Owner Paula Pettis, who has tips on how to keep vulnerable plants safe during the cold weather.

She says while many plants should be fine in the freezing temperatures, such as pansies, snap dragons, and other cool weather annual plants, other plants like tropicals and ferns should be given extra attention.

For these plants, Pettis recommends covering them with a heavy sheet and then a plastic cover such as a…

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