Hardy Crinum - Planting depth

Tony Avent tony@plantdelights.com
Tue, 29 Jun 2004 09:39:02 PDT

	I think if we left C. x powellii in the ground long enough, it would pull
itself back to Africa.  I was able to dig bulbs from the garden of the late
Elizabeth Lawrence's Charlotte garden.  The bottom of the bulbs were 28" deep.

>	Just how deep does C. x powellii grow in mild climates?
>	Best	Jim W.

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