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should i plant or store dug up irises

Zone northern nj | dori58 added on November 12, 2014 | Answered

I just dug up irises from my garden since I am moving. Should I plant them or store them? Moving to northern NJ. 

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theficuswrangler
Answered on November 13, 2014

Since it's the 2nd week of November, planting outdoors may be a bit iffy, but as with so many things involving plants, there's no really clear answer. If I were you, I think I would plant some and store some, to see which approach works better in your area. Here are a couple of articles that bear on your question: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/iris/storing-iris-rhizomes.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/iris/growing-siberian-iris.htm

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