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Moving an acer

I have a acer planted  in the ground. I’m am needing to change the lay out of my garden and wondering if I can move this just now. It’s 8yrs old and only about 3ft 6ins. Is it too risky to move at this time of year?

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  • HelixHelix 704m altitude...Posts: 631
    Yes! 
  • LoxleyLoxley Posts: 4,453
    Best to wait until November if possible. If not possible, and there's no other option, give it a whirl - if you can take as much of the soil around the roots as possible and water it in extremely well, it may survive. (Possibly).
  • LoxleyLoxley Posts: 4,453

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