When do I plant a wisteria in the ground?

Liz321(6 - Detroit Metro)September 9, 2012

I have a 1 foot tall wisteria that I picked up for one dollar, growing in a pot. Is it ok to plant this in the ground now, or is it too small? Should I try to winter it over somehow?

In my climate I've been told they are slow starters and not hearty. Anyone have experience growing them in the Detroit area?

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lisanti07028(z6NJ)

My gut says get it in the ground now, and give it a couple of inches of mulch for protection from winter weather.

    Bookmark   September 10, 2012 at 10:18AM
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Liz321(6 - Detroit Metro)

Thank you!! I'm going to give it a go tomorrow.

    Bookmark   September 11, 2012 at 12:05PM
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