Plumeria forum: Good time of year for in ground planting (Zone 10)

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Orange County, CA (Zone 10b)
Nov 3, 2016 3:31 PM CST
I'm in Zone 10 Orange county. Is now an okay time of year to transplant rooted Plumerias in ground or would I be better off waiting until early spring (February). I'm talking 2 - 5gallon sized plants. If I didn't move them into the ground now, then is my understanding correct that I could just store them in their pots in after the leaves fall off, with no watering at all until I plant? It wouldn't die? Thanks!
Name: Hetty
Sunny Naples, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Nov 3, 2016 6:46 PM CST


Welcome! motifone
I would definitely wait until spring to plant in the ground, and yes, your plants will go dormant during the winter and will require no water or light during that time. Just keep them frost-free.
Orange County, CA (Zone 10b)
Nov 3, 2016 7:28 PM CST
Thanks for the feedback!

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