Transplanting Lilies and Irises
Can irises and lilies be successfully divided and transplanted in early spring?
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Yes, if you live in a suitable area where the threat of freezing temps is not an issue, then it is fine to divide and transplant both iris and lily plants. Just make sure they are transplanted in similar conditions, water deeply and trim back the foliage to lessen transplant shock.