Moving a bird of paradise plant is possible, though it takes some thought and care. With attention given to the new location and soil conditions, the transplant can be a successful one. Here are 6 steps to help guide you through the process of ensuring the plant thrives in its new location. Once it is transplanted, care needs to continue during the following months to ensure its success and continued bloom. With a bit of forethought, transplanting this showing plant is a very doable project.
- Water well before and after transplanting and watch and tend to it closely.
- Prepare for a lengthy process, make sure you have a final destination set up before removal of the plant.
- Avoid cutting major roots, and digging length away from plant will depend on size of trunk
“Transplanting birds of paradise should be done carefully so as not to damage the plant and to ensure it will recover and thrive in a new location.”