Vegetable Gardening
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Veggie plants

Zone 12953 | Anonymous added on May 9, 2017 | Answered

I put my veggie plants outside to harden off it ended up getting windy and cold out and they didnt get brought in for 5 hours. They look wilted. Will they be ok?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 10, 2017

Wind can break or strip the small seedlings of all of their moisture.
Keep them in a sheltered location and wait and see.

It happens to the best of us, try not to stress too much! Remember, a loss in the garden is a new opportunity--like another visit to the garden store!

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/seeds/how-to-harden-off-your-seedlings.htm

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