How to get my water lotus tubers?

4430November 29, 2012

My pond is about over 5 feet deep.
Usually summer time a little lower but most time over 5 feet.
I want to dig my water lotus tubers.
But I don't have any tools to get them.
Anybody have a idea easy to dig them?

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steiconi(12a-Big Island, HI)

what are they growing in? mine easily pull out of the muck at the bottom of my pond. Only tools needed are hands.
Can you lower the depth of your pond by pumping or siphoning the water off?

    Bookmark   November 30, 2012 at 12:21AM
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4430

Water lotus root is over one foot under the mud(clay) and keep with long strong hairy root.
My pond have thousands fish,so can't drain.
Over 5 feet deep.

    Bookmark   December 1, 2012 at 8:37PM
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