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My mother died recently and she had an 8 year old Robinia pseudo acacia in her garden I would like to dig this tree up and plant it in my garden, would this work successfully and how would one move it?


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You would have to dig it up when it has lost it's leaves for the winter. You need as large a rootball as you can manage for it to survive. 8 years old may be too big and it can be upsetting if it dies after you've moved it. How about just buying yourself a new one of the same variety?

26 Sep, 2010

 

Thanks this may be the best option.

26 Sep, 2010

 

Yes, I think so. You can always remember 'Mum had one of these' and maybe even re-visit the original from time to time!

26 Sep, 2010

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