WSU Extension

Doug Nadvornick/SPR

The unprecedented heat in the region this week poses some extra challenges for those with vegetable gardens.


With temperatures in the triple digits for the next several days in the Inland  Northwest many plants could stop producing food and blossoms, wilt or die.

King County weed board

This week’s rain is sure to get lots of plants going as the temperatures are warming up. But that might not be good news for some Spokane County land owners, who may be surprised to receive a warning notice from the county weed board.