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Brooklyn, NY
Apr 30, 2018 1:39 PM CST
Hi Everyone,

I neglected to properly prepare a Wisteria and Autumn Clematis for winter this past season and it doesn't look like they are coming back. I think part of the problem was that I had them in pots that weren't protective enough for the cold, so I've upgraded to some frost proof planters for this season. That said, I have a ton of soil that I was wondering if I could repurpose to plant some new climbers for this year. A neighbor mentioned that it would be fine as long as I added some fertilizer and mulch. Could this possibly work?

Thanks in advance.
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Apr 30, 2018 3:51 PM CST
I don't see why not, but I would be inclined to mix in compost instead of fertilizer.

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