Trees and shrubs
Landscape plants can be protected to minimize some of the injury caused by winter.
Extension News article by Extension forester.
Even hardy varieties can exhibit symptoms of winter injury following severe winters.
Identify and manage injury on conifers and hardwoods.
Reduce and manage injury in cold-hardy blueberries
Reduce winter injury in cherries, plums and apricots
Other trees and shrubs resources we recommend
- How to care for ice damaged trees — University of Illinois Extension — Whether you choose to save or remove the tree, these tips can help.
- Trees and ice storms (756 K PDF) — University of Illinois — Influential factors leading to ice storm damage.
- Cold injury in grapevines — Extension — Multiple resources for raising cold-hardy grapes.
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