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hardy mums

Posted by johnnordlund 4 (My Page) on
Mon, Oct 5, 09 at 18:51

has anyone had success spliting hardy minnesota mums. i have a few larger ones to split???? an not sure when would be best to split fall or spring..

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RE: hardy mums

IMO spring is the best time to divide mums. Those divided in the fall may not survive the winter. I divide them soon after they have fully emerged.

RE: hardy mums

I agree with MN winter sow Gal. I will divide most any thing any time- but the spring divisions seem to always suffer less set back with the mums. In fact- they usually put on a great show that fall! I will start dividing these as soon as I can tell what it is after it breaks dormancy. Just an inch or 2 tall.

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