Clean of roots before potting?

Warpiper(8 Charleston, SC)June 6, 2014

Hi All,

I'm sure this has been covered but I haven't come across it yet. Is it better to wash away the soil from citrus tree roots, or any plant roots for that mater, before potting them up in a container or is it better to leave the soil on/in the root ball? I have a couple of citrus trees I want to re pot and I want to start growing more things in containers ranging from fruits and veggies to house plants. Thank. :)

Chris

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Joe1980(5)

Definitely clean all old soil off of the roots. Search "growing trees in containers" on this forum for information on the subject.

Joe

    Bookmark   June 6, 2014 at 9:30AM
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Warpiper(8 Charleston, SC)

Cool beans. Thanks Joe, I appreciate it. :)

Chris

    Bookmark   June 6, 2014 at 11:20AM
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