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Greenhouse Updates: Oct 3, 2017

The 2018 Easter lily Schedule
Oct 3, 2017

The 2018 Easter falls on April 1, which is an early date for Easter. The proceess for growing Easter lilies from initial potting to Easter requires 23 weeks. Growers should start the bulb forcing process soon to allow adequate time to complete the full 23 week program.Dr Richard McAvoy, Professor and Extension Specialist, greenhouse crops at the University of Connecticut has released his 2018 Easter lily schedule. Please click on the following link link to see the detailed lily schedule: 2018 Easter lily scedule

Geoffrey Njue, UMass Extension