Lifting and Dividing Chives
lifting carefully with fork
Chives are pretty robust perennial plants, and one which is ideal to split and produce new plants now. chives grow as a thick clump, doubling in size every year, so lifting and splitting every so often is a great way of increasing plant stock, and will reinvigorate older clumps. Lift entire club out of ground with a fork, seperate simply by pulling apart into smaller clumps, then pot or plant out into newly conditioned soil. We potted these so we can plant them again in month or so...
anne mc t
3/1/2013 06:07:52 am
Love chives thanks for the tips :-)
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