tender bulbs - Knowledgebase Question

Pittsburgh, Pe
Question by jegaus
September 19, 2010
when should I lift my Caladium and Gladiolus bulbs in zone 6?


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Answer from NGA
September 19, 2010

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You can lift them when the foliage dies down after your first frost (or as soon as the caladium foliage begins to die down when the weather gets cold). A light frost won't hurt the buried bulbs but you'll want to get them out of the ground before it freezes solid. Best wishes with your garden.

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