Perennials forum: Odd Baptisia question...

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Name: Amy
Michigan (Zone 6a)
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Feb 18, 2017 6:07 PM CST
I planted a few baptisias last spring and they did well. I went to look at them today and noticed they sunk into the soil quite a bit this winter. I topped them off with more soil. So now I am guessing the crown is 3-4" or so below the soil I added. Will they grow well planted that deeply?
Name: Amanda
KC metro area, Missouri (Zone 6a)
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Feb 18, 2017 9:44 PM CST
They should be fine. They are very hardy plants.
Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
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Feb 19, 2017 9:26 AM CST
The develop a deep taproot and spread here.
I doubt you will have a problem.
They are very hard to transplant.

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