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We have a cold snap coming next week here in Tennessee and with the unusual warm weather everything is budded out and alot of trees and shrubs have full blown blooms. Does a freeze like this have any effect on the nectar flow when blooms are killed?
 

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Yes, often you will lose a lot of the black locust and tulip poplar. The blooms are forming in the buds and are damaged well before opening.
 

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It depends on how cold it gets. Many early blooming plants have somewhat hardy buds. A frost may not harm them. A hard freeze probably will.
Not much we can do.
 
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