cold weather

We’ve had quite a run of cold weather these days here in Phoenix. And our yard is always colder than the average temperature for the valley- the microclimate in our yard- between the open space, and what was probably at some point an arroyo, has been giving us temperatures around 20 degrees fahrenheit for the past week. We’ve got a bunch of transplants that we’ve started from seed that are ready to be set out- but we’re holding on to them until this cold spell passes. Here’s a photo of some of the lettuce starts, in the cloche