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  • Prepare a bed in light soil enriched with compost.
  • Obtain crowns in dormant form or sow seed in spring.
  • Plant about 18 inches apart each way.
  • Plant crowns with the top just showing above the level of the soil.
  • Feed every month while actively growing.

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