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When to plant Lilly of the Valley

Discussion in 'Other Plants' started by Paul Blackburn, Feb 21, 2018.

  1. Paul Blackburn

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    I have just bought some Lilly of the Valley there were five in the pack.I have now put them in separate pots and they are in a unheated greenhouse.When is right to plant them out.
     
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      Hiya Paul
      Plant them out in May or after. :)
      (Lily of the Valley is worth a fortune down here....or at least it was a couple of years back. The famous Flora Day in Helston Cornwall relies on lots of these but two years back, for some reason, there was a shortage for the occasion)
       
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        Hi there @Verdun, how are you?

        Please can you tell me if now is the time to move them.....my Dad has loads so I want to add some to bulk up my dismal collection.
         
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          Hello Upsy.....I'm fine. Hope you are too :). Keeping out of mischief I hope!! :snorky:
          I would wait a while longer......until soil is a little warmer and they should settle well.
           
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            OK that's great thanks @Verdun :thankyou:

            Doing my best to keep out of trouble :dbgrtmb:
             
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