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Splitting Crocus clumps

BiljeBilje Posts: 727

I have two beds in which I grow Hostas, they are under planted with snowdrops and Specie crocus. Currently they look lovely and the hosta noses are just showing. I know what to do with snowdrops i.e. moving in the green but what about splitting the now large clumps of crocus. Do I move them as the flowers go over or mark the clumps and attempt to find them under the Hostas as dormant bulbs in the Autumn. 

All thoughts welcome. 

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  • nutcutletnutcutlet PeterboroughPosts: 26,877

    I'd feed them if you do that sort of thing then move them as they're dying back

  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 82,286

    Yes, I agree with Nutcutlet image

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  • BiljeBilje Posts: 727

    Thanks, yes I do feed my bulbs, good old Tomato fertiliser. The ones in the ground get a couple of feeds but I also grow bulbs in pots and find if I feed regularly especially tulips I get good results the Next year. Thanks for the replies

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