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Mildew on Coreopsis Grandiflora

Posted by mary_max (My Page) on
Mon, Aug 26, 13 at 12:37

Should they just be cut back for fall or torn out? They put on a wonderful show all summer long but now have the mildew. So my question is do they go or stay. Thanks


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RE: Mildew on Coreopsis Grandiflora

if you start tearing out everything with mildew.. in fall... you arent going to have much left ... come spring

why would you destroy a perennial????

cut them back

ken


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RE: Mildew on Coreopsis Grandiflora

Ha you always make me smile when I read your comments! Its like what a fool person asks such a dumb question. Haaaa Thanks for the answer. I was hoping I didn't have to tear the plants out. Let me ask another question. Is it time to cut things back in zone 5? I need to clean up things before I can move anything or before I can plant out my summer sown things. Oh lovely summer sowing . Free plants!


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