Tips and Tricks
6 years, 11 months ago Posted in: Blog, Tips and Tricks 0
Cover Plants before Freezing

How to prepare your plants for the cold freezing temperatures in South Florida. Watering your sensitive plants Shelter them with sheets, blankets, tarps or other coverings. Bring them inside If plants are covered with frost, gently water them to melt the frost before the sun scorches tender foliage. Keep soil moist around the plant but not [...]

6 years, 11 months ago Posted in: Blog, Tips and Tricks 0
Water when Freezing

It’s infrequent and short lived but occasionally we get a freeze warning in South Florida.  When this happens and you need to protect your plants, here is a watering tip. Water the soil with 2 to 3 inches of water before freezing weather arrives. The wet soil absorbs solar heat better than dry soil. Spread 2 inches [...]