Tree Talk: Winter is here
January 10, 2022
WINTER. If this season is defined by cold, snowy weather – then we have arrived. The local weather reports warn us to protect our bodily extremities (our head, hands and feet) from exposure, risking the chance of frostbite. With the harsh temperatures, how are plants on the Northern Plains able to survive?
The process for woody plants acclimating to winter begins in late summer as the days...