Episode 3113

Volunteer Gardener

April 06, 2023

Season 31 | Episode 13

Due to a 50 degree temperature drop that occurred within a span of 8 hours in December, plants suffered damage. Troy Marden does an initial assessement of perennials, shrubs and trees. Phillipe Chadwick checks in on the seed starting operation at Green Door Gourmet in Nashville. Annette Shrader demonstrates a simple way to upscale garden planters.

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Dramatic Winter Damage on NPT's Volunteer Gardener

Dramatic Winter Damage

Troy Marden shares his findings and lends insight into the plant damage that occurred during a rapid and dramatic drop in temperature in late December 2022. Trees, shrubs, and perennials - so many treasured garden plants were affected. Learn how long you should 'wait and see', and what is likely lost in total.