Sentence Examples


  • Squash bugs can overwinter in wood mulch and wood boards, so eliminating potential habitats can help rid your landscape of next year's pests.
  • Iris should also be cut back, because the eggs of iris borers overwinter on iris leaves and attack the rhizomes in the spring.
  • Spinach, Swiss chard and kale can be sown in the fall garden and harvested throughout the winter or left to overwinter.
  • Disease microorganisms can also overwinter on the surface of stakes, tomato cages, trellises, and other garden items.
  • The fungi and bacteria that cause so many problems can overwinter on contaminated stems and roots.