Salvia Blue Bedders.... cutting down to base

carrie630(z7bNC)March 5, 2008

I am in NC - we are experiencing some pretty mild temps right now, although you never know (and one morning this week it will be 29). My question is about Salvia Blue Bedder (Farinacea)... I left the long stems on the plants, but when can I cut them off? Shall i wait until my last frost date? April 15th? Thanks

Carrie

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rich_dufresne(z7 NC)

Certainly, do not cut before they start to resume growth. It won't hurt to wait until the last frost, either.

    Bookmark   March 5, 2008 at 11:29PM
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carrie630(z7bNC)

thanks, rich :)

    Bookmark   March 5, 2008 at 11:56PM
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