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PostPosted: Wed Sep 03, 2014 1:12 pm    Post subject: Lily care Reply with quote

I have some Lilies planted in pots which were in full bloom late June/early July.
The foliage is still green and standing.

Is it too early to lift and replant and should I wait until they die back completely?
The pots are 10" with 2/3 bulbs in each. The bulbs would have been 2-3" when planted 2 years ago.
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 03, 2014 4:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

wait until foliage dies back
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 03, 2014 5:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks I will.
They must be storing a lot of energy, didn't think they would stay green as long.
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