Sun and water or shade and dry? - Knowledgebase Question

Montclair, Ca
Question by lisguevara
August 26, 2010
My lily, muscari, daffodil and dutch iris bulbs are still in pots outside and I still water them. Is this wrong? Should they be dry and in a cool place before digging them up and placing them in the refrigerator? Thank you


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Answer from NGA
August 26, 2010

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If the foliage has died down, the bulbs are dormant and do not need to be watered. If they still have foliage, continue to water them on a regular basis until the foliage dies down on its own. Hope this clarifies things for you.

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