martine
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iris question

:D Hi, I have two baskets full of iris plants that where removed from the ground three weeks ago but now have 1/4 inch of snow so how do I store them for next years planting ?
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Kisal
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I would pot them up in a good potting mix, and store the containers in a cool place where they''ll be protected from freezing. It might also work to store them in a cool place in a container of old sawdust or sand. You just need something to help protect the rhizomes from dehydration. :)

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