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digging my oriental lilies, okay to pot up for winter?

Posted by jeanr z7 va (My Page) on
Sat, Nov 17, 07 at 20:05

i will be moving in january and want to take a few of my lily bulbs. i dug up both oriental and asiatic lily bulbs and am wondering if they will survive in pots over the winter?

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RE: digging my oriental lilies, okay to pot up for winter?

They will do fine in pots. A couple of things to remember:
Provide them with excellent drainage.
Protect them from freeze/thaw cycles.

Keep soil slightly wet, not soggy.

RE: digging my oriental lilies, okay to pot up for winter?

I am in south La. can I transplant my lilies??
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