Move evergreen shrubs
As it’s been a mild winter so far, can I move a couple of evergreen shrubs (phygelius) now? I live in Croydon. The shrub is about two years old.
yup, no problem
Vendée, Western France
Better to have done it late autumn early winter as that would have given longer for roots to settle but still OK now. Just make sure you get as much of the root ball as possible, water well before and after transplanting, and again during any dry spells this spring and summer.
"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." - George Bernard Shaw
Super, thanks. Now, to brave the weather. 😯