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Postby joycekh » Jul 28, 2010 2:46 pm

If I cut back leggy millions bells, lobelia, etc. will they bush out and flower close to the pot again???
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Re: Haircut????

Postby elizabeth24 » Aug 02, 2010 11:35 am

I have heard that it works with bacopa, and petunias, but am not sure about million bells and lobelia. It might be worth a try. Perhaps just cut back some of each and see what happens.

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Re: Haircut????

Postby haili » Aug 02, 2010 7:45 pm

I cut back a few stems every so often and it keeps things looking fresh, especially the wave petunias but it also works with those little yellow daisies and verbena. I bought a really cheap (50 cent) hanging basket and cut back most of the hanging down plants and they seem to be doing really well now after a couple of weekly waterings with Miracle Grow.
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