hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: Transplanting Lilies

In a message dated 6/5/03 9:27:05 AM, cathyc@rnet.com writes:

<< After the top growth has died to the ground? >>

Cathy, in our climate the top growth needs to be yellowed.  This will occur 
much later for the Orientals.  In fact, many times the Orientals will be green 
yet but I do wait as long as I can.  I cut the stem to about 12" and do the 
dividing or moving.
    The stems should always be removed to reduce the risk of disease.  Remove 
when you can give a quick yank & it easily  pulls out.  I usually tour the 
garden after we are well into winter to get the last stems which will be 

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement