Planting annuals - Knowledgebase Question

PORTLAND, Or
Question by steve5681
June 6, 2010
How would be the best way to loosen the roots when planting annuals? Some roots are pretty tightly bound-up. I have had problems with this in the past.
Thank you


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Answer from NGA
June 6, 2010

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If the roots are really tangled up and you want to loosen them before planting, try swishing the roots around in a container of water. The water tends to help the roots untangle without bruising them. Hope this works as well for you as it does for me!

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