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can i dig up my asparagus crowns and divide them and put them back in the bed in bare spots?? the bed is about 10 years old and i have some plants that are all gnarled, and wonky so i think i'll just pull those and replace them with others in the bed
 
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mary jayne richmond wrote:can i dig up my asparagus crowns and divide them and put them back in the bed in bare spots?? the bed is about 10 years old and i have some plants that are all gnarled, and wonky so i think i'll just pull those and replace them with others in the bed

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do i need to wait till fall after they have "feathered" or can i do it now??
 
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mary jayne richmond wrote:do i need to wait till fall after they have "feathered" or can i do it now??

Only time I ever did it was fall. Never tried it this time of year, so I don't know if it would work or not.
 
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THanks Scott, i think i'll wait til fall
 
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