Dividing Poppy and Astilbe

Carmel Quirke asked 10 years ago

Can I divide Oriental Poppies and Astilbe now?

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
Both Oriental poppies and astile can be divided now. It is done in autumn for these as both are early to produce foliage and shoots in spring and it is less disruptive to lift and divide in autumn, but do not divide or move in cold weather or when soil is wet.