Check out these neat tips for protecting your young plants from an unexpected frost…
Sure, in zone 3 climate, with temperatures going down to -40, we do need a heating system in place. But with good insulation (top thing #1) and lots of thermal mass (top thing #2) it turns out to be more like a back up heating that is needed for winter vegetable growing. Are you surprised?
I know our winters here in Australia aren’t really cold by any means, we don’t get snow, in fact, we are more likely to have a beautiful sunny day after a frost, and can have a temperature increase of over 20 degC in one day! But this actually makes things trickier because we can ALMOST […]
There are many ways to protect plants from frost. This are two of my favorite. I like to keep it simple and effective!
Frost in the garden does not necessarily kill your garden. See how plants react to frost.