i have only 2ft depth of soil above a basement parking lots for planting. will the roots penetrate the water proofing membrane?

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Most pines tend to sread their roots, but planting a tree here does not sound like a good idea. If you are tqlking about a shrub, or some kind of dwarf, it shouldn't be a problem -  but a TREE is going to get HEAVY.
I would avoid putting any tree or bush there.........what about raised flower beds.....you don't want that membrane to get a crack in it from weight...........
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