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Q.How do I insulate my rooftop containers

Zone Zone 5 | jc.shakon added on March 14, 2015 | Answered

How do I insulate my rooftop containers so plants live year round? I am trying to grow plant material in Chicago on my roof that will live through the winter weather and winds. Thank you.

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Answered on March 14, 2015

Make sure your selecting plants that are hardy to your growing zone. Perennials will go dormant during the winter months and

it's a good idea to offer more protection during this time if they are vulnerable to the elements.

Here is a couple of great articles that will help you get your plants ready for next winter.



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