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Can I split this up?

Wed May 16, 2018 12:18 pm

I have a lobelia flower in a hanging basket and I want to transfer it to a long planter I am wondering if I take the circle root ball and break it to make the plant spread will I kill the plant. I have attached the pictures of both the basket and the hopeful destination. Any suggestions? Please and thank you Image ImageImageImage

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Re: Can I split this up?

Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:00 pm

If its more than one plant.. Then yes you can split them up.. For the top half gently pull away.. Bottom part you can relax a bit and not worry if you damage some rootsIve done this for my outdoor planters as well.. They fill in pretty quickly too

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