naked ladies? spider lilies?

ambersasOctober 28, 2007

Whichever they are called - when can you transplant them? I thought when the tops were finished blooming I could dig them up, but they already have started growing leaves!

I have 3 or 4 places that they came up and bloomed this fall - I'd like to put them all in the same place.

Dorothy

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mikeandbarb(z8 D/FW)

I read that it is best to transplant in the spring. Do not cut off the leaves just let the leaves die back natural, this is what feeds the plant for next years flowers.

Barb

    Bookmark   October 28, 2007 at 5:43PM
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scuba-gal(8a ~ Keller)

I too have always moved them in spring vs fall.
~Angie~

    Bookmark   October 29, 2007 at 11:16AM
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denisew(z8 TX)

I moved mine this fall after they were done blooming and they grew just fine. I figured if the nurseries sell the bulbs in the fall, then why not plant them or move them in the fall? I thought I got all my bulbs moved, but I saw one more poking out of the mulch the other day that needs to be moved. I didn't plant them in a very good spot originally.

    Bookmark   October 29, 2007 at 4:30PM
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ambersas

Thanks so much. I've gone around and marked the places where they are so I can find the bulbs in the Spring.

Dorothy

    Bookmark   October 30, 2007 at 2:15PM
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