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Clean of roots before potting?

Posted by Warpiper 8 Charleston, SC (My Page) on
Fri, Jun 6, 14 at 9:23

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. :)


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RE: Clean of roots before potting?

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


RE: Clean of roots before potting?

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


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