LIFT AND DI­VIDE Here’s how

It’s easy to prop­a­gate clump­ing plants – lift, di­vide and trans­plant or pot up.

Better Homes and Gardens (Australia) - - Flower Stars -

Gather your sup­plies

• Gar­den fork

• Sharp knife

• Pot­ting mix

• Plant pot

STEP 1 Lift clump from ground us­ing a gar­den fork or re­move from pot. Use a sharp knife to cut clump into di­vi­sions.

STEP 2 Put pot­ting mix in base of pot, po­si­tion divi­sion and fill with mix, firm­ing it down gently. Or dig a plant­ing hole and back­fill with soil im­proved with cow ma­nure and com­post.

STEP 3 Wa­ter in well. Put pot in full sun or part shade, de­pend­ing on the plant.

STEP 3

STEP 1

STEP 2

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