Re: Jack in the pulpit

Refrigerator is fine for overwintering.  A somewhat dry medium during this time
is important (they can rot if too moist). During the growing season an
organic-rich, moist soil is appreciated.

stacy holtzman wrote:

> >Hi folks,
> >
> >I have a flat of Jack-in-the-Pulpit seedlings with solitary leaflets. I
> >would like to get the maximum growth out of these. Is there a proscribed
> >technique for getting them to grow through the summer?
> >
> >Dick Wagner
> >Atlanta
> It is my understanding that they really do need a period of rest, dormancy,
> before they will go through another productive period of growth.  Maybe put
> them in the fridge for a month or so?  Does anybody have any suggestions
> for this dormancy?
> Stacy
>      ---Stacy Holtzman
> ---Howard Hughes Medical Institute,  Biology Dept.,  Indiana University,
> Bloomington, IN 47405---

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