Tree roots - Knowledgebase Question

Roselle, IL
Question by mbdunne
June 22, 2007
I have river birches. Should I always keep the roots covered? Mulch (which blows away, or walks away!) Or can I plant something that work as well?

Thanks,
Mary Beth


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Answer from NGA
June 22, 2007

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I'd plant a groundcover such as Wintercreeper rather than try to keep mulch under the tree.

Best wishes with your landscape!

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