Freeze protection

Asked March 4, 2019, 2:43 PM EST

if a freeze is coming but the temps are only going to be 31 degrees for no more than two hours then warming back up should i turn on my sprinkler to ice over my grapevine sprouted buds to protect them.

Autauga County Alabama winter protection grapevines

1 Response

Thank you for your question. I am sorry for the delay in getting you an answer, and the time may have passed for assistance. But here is an Extension article with answers: https://extension.umd.edu/learn/understanding-grapevine-frostfreeze-damage Hope this helps. Good luck!