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How Do I Go About Planting Citrus Trees?

I would like to plant some citrus trees into our lawn area but I have heavy clay based soil with minimal topsoil. Does anyone have any suggestions on how I should go about planting the trees?


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#1 Comment By Nikki On 10/16/2012 @ 7:18 am

It really depends on the type of citrus tree your are planting but first and foremost I would suggest fixing the clay soil to better your chances of success. Here is more information: [1]

Newly planted trees do require lots of water while they establish their root systems. These articles will help with that: [2]
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If you would like to give them a dose of ferilizer to help them along, here is more info: [4]


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