Moving Turks Cap

lace(z9TX)August 15, 2005

I have this turks cap (malvaviscus drummondii) growing wild just outside my privacy fence in an alley. I would love to move it to a special place in the yard. Is it okey to move it now or should I wait till fall? Took me awhile to figure out what it was although I am told they grow wild here in texas....such a pretty plant with interesting flowers. Thank you for anything you can tell me.

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bruggirl100(z9 FL)

I'd wait until fall. Everything transplants better when it's cooler. Less stress on the plant. In the meantime, try to root some cuttings.

    Bookmark   August 17, 2005 at 8:54PM
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lace(z9TX)

Thanks for your response......Ill wait till fall.

    Bookmark   August 18, 2005 at 12:34PM
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