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Re: weather/tropicals

Sorry I misunderstood. I thought you were covering for months. Way up
here we have to cover for months! I guess my head was still in the

> 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 
> begins. 
> Sorry for the misunderstanding.
> Noreen
> 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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