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Even if there is a layer of snow, it won’t do much damage. However, the warm weather could result in a spring with more green and less color, he said.

“Your spring-blooming bulbs like tulips and daffodils … they need the cold,” Mr. Martin said. “With the really warm winter, it means the plants will come up and grow nice and green. But it wasn’t cold enough for an extended period of time, and you may be noticing less bloom.”