How Do I Safely Move My Orange Tree?

How Do I Safely Move My Orange Tree?

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Faith Durand
Jul 29, 2010

Q: I'm going to be moving across town in a few weeks, and I'm taking a lot of plants with me. I'm most concerned about my dwarf orange tree I've got in a container. I don't want to lose all my baby oranges before they're ripe!

Any suggestions for how to move my tree without knocking the oranges off?

Sent by Kate

Editor: Kate, we would probably stabilize it in a crate or plastic tub and wedge it in the backseat of a car.

Readers, any tips for Kate and her little fruit tree?

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(Image: Kate via email)

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