Environmental Problems
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Protecting flowers and plants

vicky nmcmillen added on April 6, 2012 | Answered

I live in Illinois and the weather got warm and all my plants are up. Now it's got cold and suppose to stay cold for awhile. What do I do for my flowers and plants?

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Nikki
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Answered on April 7, 2012

Most of the hardy spring blooming plants, like bulbs, should be fine. However, the others may need protection IF frost or freeze is expected. These articles will help should this be the case: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/frost-how-to-protect-your-plants.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/protect-plants-in-freeze.htm

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