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Garden Trivia

How long after planting should a newly-planted tree be watered?

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Garden Trivia Answer

Whether planted in spring or fall, the roots of trees continue to grow until the ground freezes in winter. Small trees usual require watering for 1 or 2 growing seasons. It may be necessary to periodically water large trees for 3 or 4 years. Learn more here.

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