Q.I Have Shallots In An Abandoned Garden Growing Wild. It’s Late October In Texas.
Can I transplant now?
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If they were neglected and didn't get water, they may not be in good shape or may have flowered. You are in zone 8a so you should be able to transplant them now before temps drop below freezing or you can wait till spring. These articles tell more.