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Synonyms for overwinter

spend the winter


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So if you can't overwinter plants there is no guarantee that a variety you particularly like will be available next year.
Native to the Canary Islands and Madeira, it is half hardy so overwinter it in the greenhouse or take cuttings for next year.
These results support the hypothesis that BMSB has a tendency to overwinter towards the tops of buildings (P < 0.
They found that stink bugs like to overwinter in large, dry, dead trees that have a circumference of more than 23 inches.
Overwintering in rivers is not the most common characteristic among stocks of char found in the Canadian Arctic, which mostly overwinter in lacustrine habitats.
Insect winter ecology entails the overwinter survival strategies of insects, which are in many respects more similar to those of plants than to many other animals, such as mammals and birds.
ABSTRACT A series of fall surveys and spring resurveys from 2005 to 2010 were examined to determine whether overwinter mortality was a common occurrence in oyster populations from Delaware Bay.
Once lakes are covered in ice and buffered more from sudden changes in air temperatures, the severity of overwinter mortality should coincide with the duration of the ice-cover period.
These findings help explain why monarch butterflies transverse such long distances to overwinter at a relatively small region roughly 300 square miles in size atop frost-covered mountains.
Lemon verbena has an intense citrus flavour but is tender so overwinter inside, plant out mid May onwards.
Although most abundant pest grasshopper species overwinter as eggs and hatch in early summer in the northern Great Plains of north America, others hatch in late summer, overwinter as nymphs, and are typically adults by late spring (Pfadt 2002).
An explanation for this apparent decrease in density over the winter is that when overwintered juveniles have the same density as the non-overwintered juveniles at the start of the overwintering period, then as the fish grows during the overwinter period, the density will decrease if FZT transmission is reduced during the colder winter.
Overwinter them so they are at the fruiting stage in early summer, giving them the best chance to ripen if we enjoy a heatwave.
The birds, which overwinter in Africa and return to their UK breeding grounds each spring, became extinct in the UK for more than 40 years.
One advantage of overwinter gardening is that many plants - kale, especially - improve in flavor after a bout of cold weather.