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Early Spring: Coping with Cool Temperatures

Louis Bauer is Wave Hill’s Director of Horticulture.

After last week’s warm spell, our gardeners were all set to plant sweet little viola plants yesterday morning. But with a surprise forecast of cooler temperatures—and we’ve been feeling them since the night before last—and even a possible frost, they’ll hold off a few days. violas-in-the-potting-shed-2As this snapshot suggests, the Potting Shed is bursting with plants ready to plant out in the gardens. Stay tuned!

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