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Jun 5, 2018 2:30 AM CST
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Leatherhead Surrey
I have a five year old box hedge in my front garden, last year I planted lavender very close to it, I am now worried having read that there are only a few plants that are suitable to grow next to box. is this the case as I do not want the lavender to take all the nutrients from the box.
Also do I need to feed the box this time of year.
Very grateful for tips and advice please.
Thank you
Jun 5, 2018 5:28 AM CST
Name: Sue
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My suspicion is that the box is more likely to take nutrients from the lavender, but how close is the lavender, do you have a picture? I've grown different plants close to a box hedge and not had a problem but if the lavender is almost in the hedge then it might be different.
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