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2 chayote babies, help and a home?

Posted by merrybookwyrm 7/8 dfw (My Page) on
Tue, Nov 2, 10 at 10:27

I have two newly potted chayote babies that sprouted from chayote bought at Fiesta. They are posted on the garden exchange as free to a good home!

Just in case no one else has a place for them either, how best to get them through to spring? Bright light? Keep them outside until temperatures go under 40F? Keep them barely damp?

Sigh. I just couldn't bring myself to kill them when they volunteered!


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RE: 2 chayote babies, help and a home?

I wish I could help you but I know nothing about chayotes,I would think you can overwinter them as you overwinter lets say a geranium? Marcie


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RE: 2 chayote babies, help and a home?

Thank you, Marcie. Treating them like a geranium sounds like a good idea.


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