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storing bulbs

Posted by anna_lisa Quebec (My Page) on
Sun, Apr 30, 06 at 17:33

I would like to know what the best way to store lilium bulbs. I tryed to store them in vermeulite last year but it roted. I live in quebec and would like to dig them up in oct. nov.and store them for the winter.Anna lisa

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RE: storing bulbs

Lilium bulbs are hardy and do not require lifting and storage for the winter. In fact, they require a cold period to bloom properly the following summer. When the ground freezes, apply a 2-3 inche layer of mulch and they should be fine over the winter!


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