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Q.Iris rhisomes – storing for long period

Zone Western PA | Anonymous added on September 17, 2018 | Answered

I put some Iris rhisomes in storage – they were in storage for a couple years. When I dug them up, I had let them dry and then wrapped each in newspaper and put in a box. I stored the box, thinking would just be for short period until I moved to new house (the box was stored in a basement). Unfortunately, we did not move for 2 years. and during the move to the new house, they were inadvertently placed in the attic of the new house for a couple months (during the months of July and August).

I just found the box and took a look at the rhisomes inside. They appear to be all dried out (shriveled up). Do you think they could still be planted?

Thanks for the help.

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Answered on September 17, 2018

I'm sorry but they will be too far dried out to plant

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