Lemon Trees
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planting lemon tree in same bed as roses

Zone Garsfontein Pretoria Gauteng | whitsonteresa added on May 14, 2015 | Answered

Can I plant a lemon tree in the same bed as roses? Full sun, plenty of water. Small garden so roses will be quite close to the lemon tree.

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roseman
Answered on May 22, 2015

I really would not recommend it. Rosebushes do not like to compete with trees for water and nutrition. If the garden was large and there was a good 6 feet from the rosebushes, then may be okay. But for small gardens I recommend finding a nice spot near the rose bed yet 6 to 8 feet of clearance.

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Karen Koch
Answered on May 17, 2015

When tree matures will shade roses

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