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.
Tarps and blankets, and heat sinks made out of buckets of water can minimize frost damage to plants and vegetables.
This week’s segment includes a preview of this weekend’s big annual Garden Club plant sale.
This week‘s segment also focuses on early spring planting and frost awareness.
KTOO’s resident Master Gardener explains what to do during early spring planting.
Begonias, fuschias, and dahlias should be brought inside garage
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.