Overpotting

Plants in pots need potting up every year or two to allow more space for their roots to develop and to replace tired compost. But getting the right sized pot is important for success and when the pot is too large problems with overpotting can arise.

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Rhododendron in a pot that is too large

Quick facts

Suitable for Container maintenance
Timing When repotting (usually spring)
Difficulty Easy

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