(WZZM) - Some plants actually like a cold winter and cold spring like we've had this year. Peonies are perennial plants that have no problems with cold weather. In fact the colder the weather, the better the blooms.
Your rhododendrons might have some yellowing of the foliage right now. That usually means a chlorophyll deficiency in the foliage. Check to make your soil is acidic enough, that's the way they like it. Holly Tone is a product that our Greenthumb Rick Vuyst says will do the trick for your soil and plant.