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Cannas: Can I divide a canna bought in a pot now?

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Sherrygirl
Pasco, WA
(Zone 6b)

May 24, 2010
7:15 PM

Post #7824424

I bought 2 pots of Tropicanna cannas today. Each one has 2 plants in the pot. Can I separate these and plant them in the ground in different places or will that hurt the cannas? Would they be easy to separate if that is okay to do? I have never grow a canna before.

Thank you,
Sherry
smurf428
cullman, AL
(Zone 7b)

May 24, 2010
7:20 PM

Post #7824435

i would say yes.. you can divide cannas from what I understand anytime, but its best spring and fall.. I'm in the same zone as you and I broke one of mine apart the other day before planting.. They are very easy to separate, you just have to make sure theres at least a few eyes on each piece..
jen

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jordankittyjo
Bessemer, AL
(Zone 8b)

May 25, 2010
3:35 PM

Post #7827197

i dig and separate mine from spring to fall. go ahead and separate them
Abutilon
Coal Center, PA
(Zone 6a)

May 26, 2010
6:08 AM

Post #7828795

You should be able to easily divide them now with no problems.
Keep well watered and add a little fertilizer to help them establish.

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