a prolonged warm spell in January, I noticed that some of my perennials
had sprouted. What should I do? Will they be killed by the next hard
Though you may
not be able to save these early sprouts from freeze damage, you
can help protect the crown of the plant by covering it with a light
mulch such as straw or finely shredded bark. If the plants are hardy
in your region, they should resume growth once the weather warms.