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Old 05-20-2006, 01:17 PM
GW_LA GW_LA is offline
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Poinsettia and Hosta Sales?

Anybody ever grown hostas from plugs or liners? What kind of success did you get?

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Old 05-20-2006, 09:28 PM
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2 ends of the spectrum

Hostas are idiot proof
Poinsettias, only an idiot would grow them

4" plugs into gallon cans only need a few weeks.

I always bump gallon perennial leftovers into 3 gallon cans...same time frame, more impact on my install jobs. Do most of the canning when sales slow in August and you can pick up deals.
I like a high percentage bark mix for best drainage.
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Old 05-21-2006, 05:58 AM
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plant them late summer they will establish in fall and flower winter
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