Produce and coming up cold nights

Asked October 9, 2019, 1:34 PM EDT

I still have pumpkins,tomatoes,potatoes,hot peppers,squash and zucchini in my garden still growing. Do they have to be picked before this coming up cold snap starting tomorrow thru Sunday? Thank you

Wright County Minnesota vegetables

1 Response

You could get a few more days to a week by covering the plants overnight, but there isn't too much time left of our growing season. The pumpkins, squashes and potatoes will tolerate some cold, but the tomatoes and tomatoes will not.