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Beating the Heat: Protect Plants From Heat Stress

Hot weather can be hard on your plants. Just like us, they need special care in extreme heat. Even with adequate watering and mulching, plants can suffer when the temperatures rise but there are a few things you can do to help protect plants from heat stress during the hottest part of the summer.

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    How to keep plants alive in this blistering summer heat

    How to keep plants alive in this blistering summer heat

    A friend went to Portland, Ore., for a getaway and felt pretty smug about missing the recent SoCal heat wave, until he returned and surveyed the wreckage around his Pasadena home. “Lost many plants in my yard,” he texted. “Very upsetting. Blow torch.” We know the feeling. The blast of heat that …

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