Tree and shrubs: moving plants
Any tree or shrub will suffer some degree of stress when uprooted. The shock of transplanting or moving can be lessened if the task is carried out correctly.
Timing: Deciduous: during dormancy; evergreens: October or late March
Difficulty: Easy to difficult
The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.