As cool weather approaches, it’s important to remember that not all of your plants are going to fair well at freezing or near freezing temperatures. And taking a few minutes to prepare for the cool nights to come could save you a great deal of frustration and money. You invested a lot of money in your landscaping so consider one more small investment to be an insurance policy against the cold.
Nothing is worse than waking up to see black leaves on your delicate tropical plants that thrived in the sweltering Phoenix heat all summer. And without the proper protective material that is exactly what you will find the morning after the first frost or cold night of the year. But saving you delicate palms, hibiscus and other warm climate plants can be as simple as taking a few minutes to tuck them in at night under some proper breathable materials. [Read more…]