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Crape Myrtle Root Flare

One of the most common causes of stress in trees is deep planting. Make sure the tree is not too deep. The root flare should be exposed and visible above the ground as shown in the photo below.  You can remove the soil yourself if the work is done very carefully, itís best to hire an arborist to remove the soil with the device called the Air Spade.


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