Rudbeckia Goldsturm

onederwOctober 7, 2012

Need a little advice with a judgment call. My very happy clump of Rudbeckia Goldsturm is getting a bit too big for its location. Most advice on dividing the clump says to do it in the early spring, but then again, most of that advice is coming from people and places that experience serious winter. In almost frost free southern California, can I divide the clump now, or should I behave myself and wait till spring?

Kay

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jxbrown(z10/24 SD, CA)

Wait until the rain starts.

    Bookmark   October 9, 2012 at 12:31PM
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hoovb zone 9 sunset 23

Late winter worked for me, early February. Then some will pop up in the old location. Seems to come back from nothing.

    Bookmark   October 10, 2012 at 3:19PM
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jxbrown(z10/24 SD, CA)

Speaking of the devil! It's raining!

    Bookmark   October 11, 2012 at 12:45PM
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onederw

Indeed, jxbrown, indeed. We're in for it, but not till later this afternoon. (On the other hand, it just started thundering.) Hope it's a long gentle soak, but I'll be happy with whatever moisture we can get.

Kay

    Bookmark   October 11, 2012 at 4:28PM
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