I live in a very urban area. It is a little more compact than a suburb area. Can it be beside other fruit and vegetable plants (strawberries, eggplant, tomatoes...etc) or by a shed or sidewalk?
by

Your answer

Your name to display (optional):
Privacy: Your email address will only be used for sending these notifications.
Anti-spam verification:
To avoid this verification in future, please log in or register.

1 Answer

Should be 25 ft between regular trees but you  should choose dwarf.....as they grown shorter...........veggies & strawberries don't count........don't know how much property you have but 12 to 20 ft from house.  roots do not come up like some maple & oak do..........the reason for distance is so they can ventilate.  I would keep the 12 ft away from sideways and other foundations.  Remember to spray dormant oil in the fall & spring up to when the bud opens.  Then I stop and only spray the trunk.  We need bees & butterflies to polunate them.  I had dwarf fruit trees all around our little house and it sure kept it cooler.  Good luck with your fall crop!
by (152k points)
Thank you so much!
It's almost spring, time for your dormant oil spray up to bud stage and then just the trunk.  also check the ph...you might need lime...we do the old horsemanure in the fall and lime round the trees in the spring.  PH is 6.0-7.5

Related questions

0 answers
0 answers
asked May 21, 2013 by anonymous | 108 views
0 answers
asked Jul 18, 2015 by frank | 107 views
Welcome to InTheYard.org. Please ask and answer yard and garden questions and help build a great gardening community.

Intheyard.org is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.

Categories

Most popular tags

please help how to take care of yellowing leaves best time to prune how do i get rid of them harvest please help asap! browning leaves picking growing tips please help asap how to grow. how to grow pruning tips will it survive identify please identify not sure what to do yellow leaves transplant harvesting how to prune best time to plant help! freezing might not survive no flowers what do i use to rid them advice needed info. when and how to transplant get rid of invasive brown edges please help. help curling leaves should i remove i need growing tips no blooms please advise how to transplant what causes should i cut it back? pruning best way to transplant and when first time leaf drop buds falling off what can i do when to cut back best time to transplant should i cut it back advise on planting will it grow tomato plants what to do dying leaves turning brown leaves falling off ripe leaf problems caring for plants soil type watermelon what does it look like seeds planting gardenia plant mango and avacado tree propagation questions cuttings planting schedule melon ripeness brown leaves what are these worms hibiscus plant advise needed gardenning need advice were should i plant it how to treat tomatoes root depth get rid of fungus distance between plants dying leaves when to pick tomato plants leaves curling up how do i get rid of it when to harvest vegetables how short never bloom buy seed to plants please help! need help will they survive get rid of mushrooms permantely freezing fresh veggies yellow and dropping leaves time of year
14,064 questions
7,176 answers
295 comments
59,967 users