Dig hole 12 times the size of the pot. • Remove from pot and place in hole. • Fill in with existing soil and compost. Add 2"-3" of mulch to retain moisture • Keep soil evenly moist, not wet; and enjoy! SPRING. After final frost, remove winter mulch PRIMAVERA Después de la última helada and apply a slow-release fertilizer. Prune above new green growth if needed Removing stems below green growth results in fewer flowers. SUMMER: Water so that the soil stays consistently moist. FALL: Do not prune or fertilize After leaves drop, cover plant with mulch (straw, pine straw, oak leaves. hardwood bark) to protect early flower buds.