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Planting depth from containers?

Posted by wobur 7/8 CA Sierras (My Page) on
Thu, Sep 27, 07 at 12:12

I purchased an herbaceous and a tree peony in 3 gal. containers a year and a half ago. If they were planted at an appropriate depth in the pot should I plant them at the same level in the ground? Should I dig down and try to determine where the eyes are?

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RE: Planting depth from containers?

My herbaceous peonies I plant high enough to see the buds that will be next years stems. My tree peonies I plant about four inches deeper than they were in the pot. Full sun for the herbaceous and partial shade for the trees. Before planting I work compost into the soil down to about two feet. Al


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