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RE: tolerance of lack of same/ alone

Cathy-- next time pull them out of the pond a tad earlier, stick the pot
in a Rubbermaid container with water about half way up in the basement
right by a window.... water monthly since you will also be adding other
pond stuff in the container,(taros and stuff) can't let it dry out...
well that is what I do anyways....although this year, I blew it... heavy
frost came, was too sick to be out there and didn't realize it was
getting that cold, so lost many of my non-hardy pond plants :( I guess
it needs to happen every so many years... gives you the room to try new

What canna is it? Seems expensive.


> Wish I could have put the canna tubers in the washing machine. DH
> wanted me to separate and dry his variegated canna tubers (growing in
> plastic basket in the pond) in an attempt to overwinter them dormant.
> Picture me, in the driveway, temperature in the low 40's, first
> away the basket, then pulling away wet clay and pebbles from the roots
> with my hands, followed by a vigorous hosing away of the rest. Then
> to separate the individual tubers with brute strength and set them
> aside to dry. Finally had to clean up the mess in the driveway. Whole
> process took me 2 hours. Never again. Don't care if he did spend
> for the original tuber!
> Cathy

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