repotting to soon - Knowledgebase Question

Taylor, Mi
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Question by c2speeds
June 27, 2008
I just bought a Marginata Dracaena-the roots weren't taking over the pot yet-but they were but 3/4 of the pot-there were 4 of them in the pot when I bought it-and I repotted it a pot about 4-5 times bigger then the one it came in-was that ok or to soon.

Answer from NGA
June 27, 2008
Repotting should be just fine. You don't know how long the plant was growing in the nursery pot - probably a year or so. Since the roots were almost filling the orgininal pot you did your plant a favor by providing more root growth room and fresh potting soil. Enjoy your new plant!

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