Similar Questions

11:42AM, 21 Oct 2009
Answer: Because the Spring temperatures are presently s...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
11:42AM, 21 Oct 2009
03:19PM, 25 Oct 2009
Answer: Once you have watered in the granule 2 days aft...
Category: Lawns
03:19PM, 25 Oct 2009
Do l have to lift my gladioli bulbs in Brisbane.

They are only just starting to die down, but the bed is mixed so will continue to be watered. Will this rot the bulbs? Also can jonquils be left in the ground?
mine were in a pot and all the foliage died down so l lifted them only to find sturdy bulbs and long healthy roots. I hurriedly replanted them this time in theground. What to do?

Submitted: 12:01PM, 04 Mar 2014
Answer: Hi Sandra,
To keep them dry (they do like a well drained soil) you can lift them but its not a necessity. You don’t have to lift your jonquils either they can normally stay in the soil for quite a few years.
Category: Bulbs
Tags: bulbs
Answered: 09:15AM, 17 Mar 2014


This area is for general comments from members of the public. Some questions or comments may not receive a reply from Yates. For specific gardening advice visit Ask an expert Alternatively you may wish to contact us.