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Zone zone 5 | flourtoflowers added on October 8, 2017 | Answered

When digging out my dahlia, I accidentally put a small hole with my spading fork. What should I do before overwintering the tuber?

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Answered on October 8, 2017

Store as you would, normally. It would be a good idea to give it a dab of peroxide there to keep away potential infection. Here is an article with more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/dahlia/storing-dahlia-tubers.htm

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