Pink Trumpet Trees
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Can you grow vegetables in the same area/garden as a trumpet tree?

Zone WEsley Chapel Florida 33544 | Anonymous added on August 29, 2019 | Answered

I heard that trumpet trees are poisonous. I have two trees doing very well in my garden but I usually plant some vegetables in the same place in the fall. I live in Tampa Florida.

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on September 1, 2019

I really wouldn't plant vegetables within the drip line of any tree because you may disturb their roots, plus you may be shading your vegetables.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/vgen/choose-the-location-of-a-vegetable-garden.htm

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