Tips for Hardy Gardeners with Tom Kasper - Using Straw to Break the Cold's Back

Mar 7, 2017

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In these turbulent March days where perennials may start to peek out of the ground, a few days of drastic cold may come around as damage their early growth.  Tom Kasper advises covering those garden beds with loose straw to provide an insulating layer to help keep out the cold air.