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gjautosgjautos BuckinghamshirePosts: 107
Good evening. I have a fairly mature forsythia in the garden. (Inherited, i did not plant it!) Anyway, as its fairly big and fairly hideous i want to dig it out. Its approximately 7ft tall, but my question is. Do these have deep roots? 

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  • AnniDAnniD Posts: 7,047
    I think they go down to around 2 feet or so. One of my neighbours dug one out and he took a pickaxe to the rootball. 
  • gjautosgjautos BuckinghamshirePosts: 107
    Thanks @AnniD. Sounds like a job for a cool day then!
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