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Q.Found Rock 10 ” Down Hole Prepared For Dogwood Bush

Zone Bend, Oregon zone 5 | Anonymous added on July 7, 2023 | Answered

will the roots grow out rather than down? Should I bring in dirt and plant on a mound?

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Answered on July 10, 2023

If the rock is not very wide, the roots should work their way around it. If it is wide enough the roots will always have to go sideways, I suggest adding additional dirt, such as a berm.

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