I have a few white tupelo trees currently potted. I want to plant them next to my wetlands, what is the best process? I am in NW Florida. (Jackson County)
White tupelo is supposed to be difficult to transplant because of its taproot, but plants in containers are more likely to survive than bare root plants. You may want to ask advice of an extension agent (through your local university) or someone at the nursery where you obtained them. Spring is supposed to be the better season to plant them. Here is some more information that may help with site selection:
I would like to relocate our Tupelo tree (Nyssawhere it will have more room to grow. When is the best time to dig up and relocate and what is safest method and preparation to avoid killing plant. We live in Gidgegannup Western Australia (temperate zone) and have just started the season Autumn.
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