Meaning of floating cloche in English:

floating cloche


  • A lightweight material (such as polypropylene film) placed over growing plants to protect them, unsupported except by the plants themselves.

    ‘The best way to stop insects from attacking your crop is to grow lettuce under a floating cloche.’
    • ‘Frost protection will not be as good as with most other types of cloche, but a floating cloche will help to warm the soil and will aid germination.’