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Planting lilies, let’s get deep and meaningful

The Wrigglers #gardening #cartoon planting lily bulbs – the low down into the earth version

This Wrigglers #gardening #cartoon looks at getting your lilies in the ground in preparation for next year’s burst of colour and flowers.

Some say plant lilies three times their height.

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The RHS says:

Plant basal-rooting lilies (or those whose habit is unknown) at a depth equal to the height of the bulb. Plant stem-rooting lilies at a depth roughly two-and-a-half times the height of the bulb.

For a ‘deeper’ understanding listen to the experts:

The RHS advice continued

https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?pid=459

Lilies: growing in containers

Lilies grow well in containers, where they can be positioned for maximum effect in the garden. It’s a great way to grow these stunning plants, especially if you can’t grow them in your garden.

How to Grow lilies with Gardener’s World

An article on this: https://www.gardenersworld.com/how-to/grow-plants/how-to-grow-lilies/

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