Moving plants

Question ...

When would be the best time to move various plants to a new site in my garden.

Answer ...

The best time to move plants will depend on the type of plant. Herbaceous plants (ie those that die down in the winter) are best moved in the autumn or winter - though not when the ground is frozen. Deciduous shrubs are also best moved at this time, once they have lost their leaves. Evergreens, on the other hand, are best moved in March.

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