Growing Roots On A Cut Christmas Tree - Knowledgebase Question

Name: Malva Crothers
Wellesley, MA
Question by mishmae
December 25, 1999
Does this sound absurd if I ask if our cut Christmas tree could be planted? Is it possible for us to begin root growth?


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Answer from NGA
December 25, 1999

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I have heard of cases where holiday trees have somehow managed to grow some roots into their "vase" water, but unfortunately it is extremely unlikely that a tree could grow enough roots that way (or in a soil mix) to be able to sustain itself in the soil outdoors.

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