Donald you did luck out having the precipitation. The ice and snow
acts like a blanket protecting them from the real cold temps. Our
3 inches of snow thursday helped protect them from 29F that night.
Friday I covered my main AB bed and hope to have saved some bloom.
I won't even take any pictures, it's too ghastly.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "donald" <donald@...> wrote:
> Betsy, yes. And I've seen that in the past. But not this time. Even
> many of the open blooms withstood this spell. Do those in the bottom
> two photos look that bad?
> I do expect you're lucky your season hadn't started, though.
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