Return to the Southern Gardening Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Transplanting Lantana?

Posted by mariposita 8 (casamartin.gardens@gmail.com) on
Wed, Feb 6, 08 at 12:38

Please read my questions about transplanting Lantana-- http://gardensofcasamartin.blogspot.com/ -- help will be appreciated!
And feel free to leave your comment on the blog so I can just read them all there--what can I say-I have 2 toddlers to chase after!

Happy Gardening to all! Mariposita

Here is a link that might be useful: My Blog Question


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Transplanting Lantana?

Sorry I did not know how to answer on your blog, altho I do understand about toddlers. Lantana is a hardy plant in zone 8. I would move them when all danger of frost is over, probably end of March for you, but definitely move them before the heat sets in probably in later May. Lantana like full sun and are pretty tough. I typically prune them throughout their blooming season if they get unruly, just to keep them somewhat in bounds, and then I cut them back in winter when they look dead and ratty. When you move them, my advice would be to prepare the new hole first, then dig out as much of the rootball as you can, carrying that directly into the already prepared new hole. I guess you already know this. Good luck.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Southern Gardening Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here