General Gardening Info

Replanting After Felled Tree


DonnaStables added on August 22, 2015 | Answered

I have had a Chestnut tree felled and the stump ground out in early June. I would like to know when I can start planting shrubs and the best soil to use in the area. Donna (Titchmarsh)


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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on August 23, 2015

This fall would be a great time to plant out new shrubs.
I would use this time leading up to planting to get the ground ready.
A soil test is a great first step to know what your soil may or may not need.

You local country extension office can help you with a soil test.
The location and soil will determine the type of shrubs that will be successful in your yard.

I'm listing a few links for you to help you get started.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/extension-search/
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/watering-newly-planted-tree.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/testing-soil.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/improving-garden-soil.htm

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