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Iv noticed some new growth can i lift & divide my Bleeding Heart now ?


By Jacque

Norfolk UK, United Kingdom


On plant Dicentra spectabilis



Yes, but do it a.s.a.p, before it turns colder

24 Nov, 2009


Many Thanx Bamboo :) Jacx

24 Nov, 2009


i would either do it now or wait until the spring.

24 Nov, 2009


This 1 gets very Large SeaB & i have a Place for the piece il remove :) il also cover with dead leafs 2 protect it further :)

24 Nov, 2009


Jacque - be very careful with the roots, they are extremely brittle

24 Nov, 2009


Should i lift with a Fork Andrewr & spilt buy hand u think?

24 Nov, 2009


I'd suggest you need to get as big a rootball as possible and then gently tease away the excess soil with a hand fork

24 Nov, 2009


Thanx Andrewr :)

24 Nov, 2009

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