Are your garden plants ready for Extreme Cold Weather?
We know that every ten to fifteen years East Texas gets a bitter cold wave like Christmas of ’83 when temperatures plunged to almost zero. But Dont worry ….. frost, but not from freezing. * Layer the cover to ensure no part of the plant touches cover material that is directly exposed to the elements. * A light bulb on an outdoor extension cord, or some other heat source, inside the cover will provide some degree of protection. * Your other defenses are to ensure your plants a