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cutting stalks before frost?

Posted by nucci60 6 Ma. (My Page) on
Fri, Oct 5, 07 at 9:47

I am going to end up with a lot of "plant debris" after the first frost hits.I have a small city lot and do not compost.Would it hurt the canna rhizome if I start cutting down the stalks while they are still growing?I do not plan to dig the rhizomes untill november.


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RE: cutting stalks before frost?

  • Posted by jroot 5A Ont. Canada (My Page) on
    Mon, Oct 8, 07 at 18:16

It won't hurt at all. I usually bring mine in in October. Just don't expose them to a hard frost.


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RE: cutting stalks before frost?

Thanks,I am starting the "project" now.


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