9 11, 2017

First Frost/Freeze of Season Due this Weekend in D.C. Area

2018-03-01T16:43:53+00:00

Right on time, the first frost/freeze of the season is due this weekend, here in the Magical Mid-Atlantic, specifically Friday night. With the turning of the seasons comes a list of things to do to put your garden to bed for the winter season so it can rest: Without delay, bring your tender houseplants and tropicals inside. Check for insects and spray accordingly, if you believe in spraying. [...]

First Frost/Freeze of Season Due this Weekend in D.C. Area 2018-03-01T16:43:53+00:00
29 10, 2014

First Frost/Freeze of the Season Due this Weekend in the Magical Mid-Atlantic

2018-03-08T16:24:42+00:00

Right on time, the first frost/freeze of the season is due this weekend, here in the Magical Mid-Atlantic. Most of you have brought in the houseplants; if not, it’s time to wrap it up. Bring in those tender things: any tropical plants (such as your Summering houseplants), or any tender plants you might want to save that would be susceptible to the effects of a frost/freeze. I just finished [...]

First Frost/Freeze of the Season Due this Weekend in the Magical Mid-Atlantic 2018-03-08T16:24:42+00:00
5 01, 2012

Ice on the Pond

2012-01-23T15:04:02+00:00

Here in the Mid-Atlantic, it's been a mild Winter.  Before I left for the New Year in Wilmington, I turned off my waterfall here at Woodland Cottage since I heard a freeze was on the way.  When I got home yesterday, there was a thin coating of ice on the pond--first of the season. What a difference a year (or two) makes!  Here's the pond and waterfall after the [...]

Ice on the Pond 2012-01-23T15:04:02+00:00