Elephant Ear Plants
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Spider lily and elephant ear bulbs

Zone Pine Level, N.C. 27568 | Anonymous added on November 16, 2018 | Answered

I just got some spider lily bulbs from a friend how do I keep them this winter and when to re plant them? Also I have 2 big elephant ear bulbs outside in pots how do I protect them also?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on November 19, 2018

You will want to plant them both in spring once the soil has warmed up, and there is no chance of frost. Here are two articles on how to store these over winter.

Spider Lily: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/lily/overwintering-lily-bulbs.htm
Elephant Ear: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/elephant-ear/storing-elephant-ear-bulbs.htm

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