One option is to bring potted plants into a garage or other protected space. Alternatives for garden plots include gently covering plants with old blankets or cardboard boxes. That will provide insulation for retaining heat close to the soil.
Gardentalk – Preparing for Jack Frost’s arrival
Tarps and blankets, and heat sinks made out of buckets of water can minimize frost damage to plants and vegetables.
Gardentalk – Hardening and Harvesting
This week’s segment includes a preview of this weekend’s big annual Garden Club plant sale.
Gardentalk – Primrose Division
This week‘s segment also focuses on early spring planting and frost awareness.
Gardentalk – Cheating Mother Nature & Early Planting
KTOO’s resident Master Gardener explains what to do during early spring planting.
Gardentalk – Fall freeze protection
Begonias, fuschias, and dahlias should be brought inside garage
Pentagon Decides To Dig Up Remains Of Long-Lost Soldier
After years of refusing to act, the U.S. military has decided to disinter the possible grave of Pvt. Arthur “Bud” Kelder, a POW from World War II who is buried anonymously in an American war cemetery in the Philippines.