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Re: Stalk collapse

  • Subject: Re: Stalk collapse
  • From: "loic tasquier" <tasquierloic@cs.com>
  • Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2007 22:18:37 +0100

I had it also in the spring after loads of rain, when the soil is so wet and the root system still underdevelopped for some, when they get a bit high, unstalked, they fall because their roots just slips out of the muddy clay!
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Tuesday, January 30, 2007 9:30 PM
Subject: [iris-photos]Stalk collapse

Just thought I'd pass along my experience this past spring.  Several of the stalks in my garden grew too fast.  Many hit the ground in the first wind.  I get a lot of wind.  This year was the first time I lost crosses to broken stalks in this manner, six of them.  This spring I'll carry stakes with me.  Better to over stake than lose crosses. 
Betty W. in South-central KY Zone 6 ---If you don't cross them, you can't plant them!
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