How to use Overwinter in a sentence
The creation of arable field margins and leaving overwinter stubbles followed by a spring crop should help boost local farm bird populations.
They overwinter as larvae in roots or as pupae in the soil, tho a few adults may survive the winter.
The fungi and bacteria that cause so many problems can overwinter on contaminated stems and roots.
Iris should also be cut back, because the eggs of iris borers overwinter on iris leaves and attack the rhizomes in the spring.
Disease microorganisms can also overwinter on the surface of stakes, tomato cages, trellises, and other garden items.Advertisement
Because many species overwinter as adults, they are able to keep pest populations in your garden under control by cutting down on adult pest species before they reproduce.
Spinach, Swiss chard and kale can be sown in the fall garden and harvested throughout the winter or left to overwinter.
Squash bugs can overwinter in wood mulch and wood boards, so eliminating potential habitats can help rid your landscape of next year's pests.