River birch clump

Asked May 27, 2018, 4:50 PM EDT

What can I plant under a clump of river birch in my front yard to help support the birch? The birch appear in somewhat distress.

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1 Response

We can't think of anything to plant there that would "help support" the tree. However, it will be helpful to maintain two or three inches of mulch over the root zone if that hasn't already been done.

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