Don’t let warm temperatures tempt you: It’s too soon to plant

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Vendor Debbie Hartman unloads new house plants Saturday morning at the Lincoln University Farmers Market.
Alexa Pfeiffer/News Tribune Vendor Debbie Hartman unloads new house plants Saturday morning at the Lincoln University Farmers Market.


Sure, it's been unseasonably warm.

It has felt like spring.

And that gives gardeners the urge to begin planting, according to David Trinklein, commercial horticulturalist for the MU Extension.

But