What's your question? Ask

Container Tomato Plants

Q.It’s been raining all night and the temp is supposedly 5 degrees

Zone 3b | allison78ca added on May 29, 2014 | Answered

It’s been raining all night and the temp is supposedly 5 degrees. Should I be worried? This is my first vegetable garden and I have put so much blood sweat and tears into 3 small beds and a few pots with tomatoes. Should I be worried being that they are still small seedlings?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on May 29, 2014

It is really going to depend on what you planted. Many cool weather crops will have a pretty good chance of making it. But warm weather crops will likely not.

In the future, this article may be helpful to protect your seedlings during cold snaps in spring:

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Container Tomato Plants
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert