putting plants outside for the summer

totototo@telus.net totototo@telus.net
Wed, 04 Jul 2007 15:15:34 PDT
Plunging your pots in sand will largely prevent overheating of the 

Instead of a lidded frame, however, I'd suggest a small version of a 
lath house. You might not think so, but even such a frail structure 
will significantly even out diurnal variations in temperature.

Make sure the laths run N-S, not E-W.

Rodger Whitlock
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Maritime Zone 8, a cool Mediterranean climate

on beautiful Vancouver Island

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