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Am I hurting my Cedar Trees?

Am I hurting my Cedar Trees?
Posted by: Carlene (IP Logged)
Date: November 09, 2012 13:52

My name is Carlene. I live in Seattle, Washington.
I would like to ask if it is ok for me to keep a few potted plants at the base of my cedar trees. The trees are easily around 60+ years old. Very large and established. I have 3 pots at the base of each, 2 small & 1 medium. Will this hurt my trees?

I would also like to ask if allowing a small patch of ivy (about 6 feet tall by 2 feet wide) to grow on a side of the trunk will hurt my tree.
Thank you for your time, Carlene Cullison


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|  Am I hurting my Cedar Trees? Carlene 09/11/2012 13:52
||  Re: Am I hurting my Cedar Trees? James_Martin 13/12/2012 05:10

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