How to Protect Tropical Plants From Frost?

Answer Tropical plants look exotic on your lawn and patio areas, but they do not tolerate frost conditions well. Many tropical plants last for years if you overwinter them properly. Taking all your tropic... Read More »

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How to Protect Plants From Frost in Florida?

Cold weather rarely makes its way down to Florida, however, the Palm Tree State can experience sudden shifts in weather during the winter. Florida incorporates zones 8 to 11 on the U.S. Plant Hardi... Read More »

How do I protect vegetable plants from frost?

Cover vegetables with a cloth or blanket if night temperatures could cause frost damage to vegetables. Drape the cloth loosely over the vegetables so the stems do not break. Avoid heavy coverings, ... Read More »

How to protect container plants from frost?

I live in rural Scotland where we get temps. as low as minus 20. I buy a fleece type blanket from my local Homebase which we then wrap round our outdoor container plants. It comes in a roll and can... Read More »

How to Protect Large Plants from Frost?

New plants that are not well established are particularly vulnerable to cold weather in winter. How to protect larger tropical and tender plants, such as tree ferns and banana plants, from frost, s... Read More »