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Q.How deep are gardenia roots?

Zone 75949 | Anonymous added on October 27, 2020 | Answered

There is a large gardenia planted at the foot of a grave in our family plot. Is there a danger of the roots going deep enough to damage the caskets?

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Answered on October 28, 2020

I didn't find any evidence that the gardenia roots would grow deeply enough to affect a casket. Here's an article with more info: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/gardenia-plant.htm

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