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Soil For Lilies

    …runner and leave the root base with each section of the plant. For rhizome plants like irises simply divide them into sections. * Replant each section in its own container and dispose of any overgrowth. Water Lilies & Lotus Lilies – both tropical and hardy varieties – and water lotus…
    …to get the materials that you need for planting. Use soil that is designed for water gardens and avoid using bagged potting mix or other lightweight soils as they will float and cloud the water. * Lilies and Lotuses: Best grown in pots such as the Water Lily & Water Lotus Planting Kits. Fill…
    …inner area to about 2' deep. Lastly you will need to excavate an area for your skimmer box. Keep in mind that you will want the skimmer opening to be about 1 above water level.Step 4: Install Skimmer & Pump Tamp and level the soil then place the pond skimmer. Push the pond tubing through the grommet…
    …hardy plants use your pruning tools to trim off dead foliage just above the soil. If your plants are in pots move the pot to the pond's bottom to protect the roots from freezing temperatures. For tropical water lilies floating plants or other temperature sensitive varieties plants will either need…