resiliency

Frozen

We all know it’s cold outside.

The sun is shining, and the breeze has let up today.  It feels deceptively warmer.

The first peek under the row covers suggests otherwise.

Leaf lettuces with ice crystals

The plants are cold.

Arugula

They are frozen.

Rainbow Swiss Chard

The multiple, consecutive days with temperatures below zero are concerning.  As this cold weather passes, it will be interesting to see if and which plants are resilient.

Will they bounce back?