Use a water-resistant coating to protect terra cotta pots to seal out moisture, which can cause cracking and pitting.
Use a water-resistant coating to protect terra cotta pots to seal out moisture, which can cause cracking and pitting. Drew Perine Staff photographer
Use a water-resistant coating to protect terra cotta pots to seal out moisture, which can cause cracking and pitting. Drew Perine Staff photographer

Things to do now to protect your plants before cold weather comes

September 22, 2017 08:00 PM

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About Marianne Binetti

Marianne Binetti

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Marianne Binetti is the author of "Easy Answers for Great Gardens" and eight other gardening books. She has a degree in horticulture from WSU and will answer questions from her Web site at www.binettigarden.com.