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After flowering Incarvillea delavayi ,should I cut the stem

shahida

By Shahida

essex, United Kingdom Gb

I don't know about this plant.Try to get information from google but don't know from where I should cut the stem after flowering.Help me please


On plant Incarvillea

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Personally I leave the stems with the flowers on to collect the seed. We have never managed to keep one of these alive over winter, outside, so, seed is an insurance against total loss. I do not think they continue to flower after dead heading in any case.

16 Jun, 2009

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