Planting trees

Asked June 21, 2016, 4:03 PM EDT

How far from our underground water main can I plant Aspen trees? Is there a tree you'd recommend for an area within 10-12 feet of one? Thanks!

Hennepin County Minnesota sustainable gardening and landscaping tree planting horticulture

1 Response

This bulletin addresses your question. Although the information was prepared for Tennessee residents, the principles apply to Minnesota. However, some of the recommended species are not suitable for growing in Minnesota.

https://extension.tennessee.edu/publications/Documents/SP628.pdf