TITLE

Cold Weather CONTAINER RECIPES

AUTHOR(S)
Minter, Brian
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Gardens West;2013 Special Edition, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers ideas and advice on designing and maintaining winter container gardens. It notes that these weather tolerant mini gardens still require some effort to ensure adequate protection from unusually harsh winter conditions such as below -8 degrees Centigrade temperature. Included are photographs of some winter container garden arrangements.
ACCESSION #
90404956

 

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