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Zone 91302 | Anonymous added on September 12, 2021 | Answered

i have clay dirt i was thinking to dig and put a rich soil how big of a space for the roots do i need to leave

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Answered on September 23, 2021

If you want to amend the full root space, I would dig, about, 3 feet deep and 5 foot wide. This will give the tree plenty of root to spread for its fast, and short, life cycle.

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