canna can they be replanted now?

treasureforu(NC 7)October 20, 2008

I live in zone 7. We just bought a new home and my husband hated the cannas in the front flower bed. I hated to do it but I pulled them out. Now I want to give them to a friend. Can they be replanted in zone 7 right now or would it be better to winter the bulbs and wait for spring?

I loved the cannas and thought they were great and perfect for the spot they were in. :(

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fatbaldguy

In your zone, it may be better to store the rhizomes for winter. Cool damp soil would promote rotting.

    Bookmark   October 21, 2008 at 1:05PM
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treasureforu(NC 7)

Thanks. I hope they come back when they get planted next year.

    Bookmark   October 21, 2008 at 5:51PM
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v1rtu0s1ty(5a)

put them in a paper grocery bag or box, cover with newspaper, then place them at a cold dark area in the basement, then forget about them... :D hehehe

some folks here look at them once a month

    Bookmark   October 21, 2008 at 6:03PM
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