Garden Detective: prepping fig trees for winter
Jessica DamianoJessica Damiano
Jessica Damiano is a master gardener and journalist with more
DEAR JESSICA: I grew up with a father who for years painstakingly prepped our fig tree for winter. After years and years of this, he said, "No more; let's see what happens." We still had the most delicious figs, and the one tree multiplied into a bush that covered the entire back of the garage! I am a novice, therefore I am covering my tree. This is my problem: I have tied it, covered it in burlap...