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Can I plant a new acer in the same spot as an old one?

I wish to replace my acer in the garden. Can I plant the new one in the same spot?

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What's wrong with the old one ?

18 Feb, 2008


It is very old and there are as many bare branches as branches with leaves and it has become unsightly but the question is whether I can replant in the same place,as I know that with some crops it is not advisable to use the same spot

18 Feb, 2008


Should be ok if hole is dug out big enough with a little good organic matter in it.Spread the roots out and amke sure well drained.

18 Feb, 2008

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