Root Invasion - Knowledgebase Question

Payette, Id
Question by randemadaria
February 8, 2009
Is there an evergreen screen that can be planted near a well that won't have a root system that will interfer with the well?


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Answer from NGA
February 8, 2009

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The roots of most trees and shrubs will seek out water and can cause problems so why not plant vines instead? You can build a trellis or construct a fence out of hog wire and train the vines to grow up the trellis or fence. Roots of most vining plants are relatively non-invasive.

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