Should I plant grass seed now? Johnson County lawn and garden experts give tips for dealing with March cold snap

Grass and grass seed are probably fine with the cold snap coming up. If you've already planted new grass seed, it will just take longer to germinate, but this week's expected snow is welcome after a relatively dry winter, say local experts. Here are some tips to protect any newly-planted flowers this spring.

This is typically the time of year when homeowners and weekend green thumbs start to think of their lawns and gardens.

But a new round of snow this week, along with single-digit temperature forecasts, could make spring prep a bit more complicated.