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Hi, my Lavatera has out grown its space and will have to be moved to another part of the border, when would be the best time to do this?



why not prune it back to the size you want by half in autumn then again in the spring.

9 Jun, 2010


I agree Seaburngirl, they really don't like being moved

9 Jun, 2010


And in future, cut it down to the base, or 2 inches from last year's growth, at the end of March.

9 Jun, 2010


Thanks for all the advice, I did not do my home work properly when I purchased it and its far to large were I planted it and looks out of place which means I will have to take a chance and replant it in a more suitable position in time.

9 Jun, 2010


in that case prune short in march then move it at the same time. providing the ground isnt under snow like this year that is !

9 Jun, 2010

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