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Re: weather/tropicals

OH.  LOL.  Oops sorry...blonde moment.   It probably would be a problem if 
our winter lasted "months".  But since these plants are only covered for hours 
rather than days or months, it's not a problem. Our temps stay cold for only 
hours at a time when a cold front blows through, then we have "normal" weather 
in the 60's and 70's again.  Our avg. last freeze date is Feb. 14. when spring 
Sorry for the misunderstanding.
zone 9
Texas Gulf Coast

  In a message dated 1/8/2004 7:58:52 PM Central Standard Time, 
gardenchat-owner@hort.net writes:

Noreen, my concern was for your covering them with plastic during the
WINTER months. Would lack of air circulation and heat buildup inside the
plastic affect the wintering plant?

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