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Q.Tree Roots

Zone 48306 | Sbjacks added on April 3, 2020 | Answered

My trees have roots that are growing above the ground and the lawn and grass is skimpy. What should I do?

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Answered on April 5, 2020

Trees benefit from a layer of mulch under the tree out to the dripline. That may cover the roots and the skimpy grass. This article also suggests planting a ground cover like monkey grass instead of the grass.


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