Views: 240, Replies: 2 » Jump to the end
Mar 7, 2017 9:15 PM CST
|I recently bought Scilla peruviana and it had 4 scapes in bloom; but after I transplanted the bulbs, the scapes started to turn mushy. What happened? The soil is between moist and wet according to the soil meter.
There is one scape that is the largest and thickest with spent blooms left. Some of the leaves also turned yellow and mushy.
Too much water?
While the earth remains, Seed time and harvest, Cold and heat, Winter and summer, And day and night Shall not cease. Gen. 8:22
Mar 7, 2017 10:53 PM CST
|Too much water.
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming...."WOW What a Ride!!" -Mark Frost
Mar 9, 2017 12:42 PM CST
|Yes, most likely too much water. But your flower scapes should die off naturally when they are done blooming.|
|« Garden.org Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Ask a Question forum