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Q.Cutting a root of an Ash tree

Zone Midvale utah 84047 | crockmanian added on May 28, 2018 | Answered

How big of a root can be cut from an ash tree without harming the tree?

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Answered on May 28, 2018

I would not cut any roots within 5 feet of the tree. These are massive nutrient vessels, and its only means of foundation. Anything outside of this will be fine.

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