Environmental Problems

Covering Plants

Anonymous added on March 19, 2011 | Answered

Is it ok to cover outside plants with plastic to protect them from cold weather?

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    Answered on March 20, 2011

    I would recommend cloth (sheets, blankets) over plastic. Plastic collects condensation, which can freeze during cold weather and cause harm to the plants.

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