Norfolk Island Pine Trees
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Norfolk Island Pine

greenthumbPat added on May 12, 2011 | Answered

I've had my pines for many years, the tallest being about 5 feet. There's five of them together. Can I cut the roots to get them apart?

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Heather
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Answered on May 16, 2011

Yes, you can, but just to let you know, the older a plant is the more susceptible it is to transplant shock. This article will help with avoiding that:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/learn-how-to-avoid-and-repair-transplant-shock-in-plants.htm

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