Breaking Ground

Posted: December 2, 2017 at 1:51 a.m.

Pecans are good shade trees, but don’t count on a bounty of nuts.

Pecans are good shade trees, but don’t count on a bounty of nuts.

The saying "if you don't like the weather today, just wait until tomorrow" could not be more applicable these days. While the entire state has had light freezes, and some parts have had a hard, killing frost, most of the state is still seeing blooms on summer-blooming annuals and tropical flowers.

Insects, squirrels and diseases make it unlikely homeowners can count on high quality pecans.

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