Transplanting Statis in my rockgarden - Knowledgebase Question

Wapp. Falls, Ne
Question by jsdomenico
June 25, 2009
I have several statis plants that have overgrown due to all the rain we have had. When can I safely split them and transplant them to other areas in my garden?

Answer from NGA
June 25, 2009


Statice, or sea lavender, is an annual plant and is not usually split or divided because it is a single plant. But you can dig and tranplant the extra plants if they are overcrowded. Choose a cool, overcast day to move them and try to dig deeply enough that you don't damage the roots. Otherwise the plants may be stressed and will fail to re-establish themselves in the garden.

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