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Amaryllis


Convallaria fail

Hyacinth



 

Forcing Out-of-Season Growth :

Amaryllis: planted in soil in early November, watered and stored in a sunny spot in 65°.  85% success rate — good form, flower.

Convallaria majalis: planted in soil in early November, watered and stored in a sunny spot in 65°.  No response by week 12.  0% success rate.

Hyacinth: planted in soil in early November, watered and stored in a sunny spot in 65°.  50% success rate—some ill formed, stalled growth at 12 weeks

Narcissus: water and pebble. 100% success rate—fragrance high.  Try growth regulator in 2015 to control size.

 



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