Dig before frost???

susanan_gwOctober 9, 2011

The voles are active again and there is no frost in sight. In past years, when I've left tubers in the ground too long, they've been eaten.Can I dig them up before they get hit by frost and will they still store OK? Thanks for any advice. Susanan

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oscarthecat(z7MD)

I'm starting to dig mine now. Northeast Washington State..No frost yet but have to leave for Maryland soon. Will let you know how they come out next year. Steve in Stevens County.

    Bookmark   October 9, 2011 at 8:25PM
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Linda's Garden z6 Utah

I have never dug them before a frost but there is a post below titled "when to dig my dahlias" and some people have commented that they dig them early and they are just fine.

    Bookmark   October 9, 2011 at 8:51PM
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