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The Effects of a Bitterly Cold and Snowy Winter

Since spring continues to elude us, I decided to ask Andy Otting, SBC's President and salesman extraordinaire, what affect this seemingly eternal winter will have on the landscape this year. Here are his thoughts... This year's frigidly cold winter conditions bring challenges to our plant communities and overall landscapes in a variety of ways. With the number of days we saw go below zero, 26 days (and counting? please no…) it will be a wait and see experience to see how plants react. Some … [Read more...]