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Re: Watsonia & Agapanthus

Marte Halleck wrote:
> I'm definitely in Sunset zone 1, their coldest. As to treating the
> Watsonia corms like Glads I still need help -- have never grown Glads,
> either! I believe you're correct that Glads are supposed to be kept dry,
> & cool, over the winter -- anybody know how dry & how cool? Is putting
> the corms in a paper sack sufficient or should they be "encased" in dry
> peat or something? All advice & thots cheerfully accepted.

Sunset says dust them with diazinon, store at 40-50F in single layer
flats or ventilated trays. (Glads that is - so I assume similar would be
ok for watsonia)

John                     | "There be dragons here"
                         |  Annotation used by ancient cartographers
                         |  to indicate the edge of the known world.

John Jones, jijones@ix.netcom.com
Fremont CA, USDA zone 8/9 (coastal, bay) 
Max high 95F/35C, Min Low 28F/-2C average 10 days each
Heavy clay base for my raised beds.

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