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Re: Spring Shipment of Siberians, etc.

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: Spring Shipment of Siberians, etc.
  • From: Irisborer@aol.com
  • Date: Wed, 18 Feb 1998 03:13:42 -0700 (MST)

Well boyz and girlz... Kathyguest is here to tell you that you can accept
siberians in the fall and STILL plant them in the spring!  


By planting them in a pot for the duration.  Carol Warner does this as do many
other growers.  By planting the siberians in a pot, you can control the soil
and water very carefully... and you can mulch the plant - pot and all - when
the time comes.  If I remember correctly, Carol Warner stands her pots in a
child's wading pool until growth begins (this is also for ensata, BTW)... The
plants are easier to get 'kick started' in a pot than in the ground... and you
can still plant the following spring.

taa daaaa

Kathy Guest, E. Aurora, NY
up since 3 and kinda punchy

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