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Advantages of Planting Shrubs

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Shrubs are usually described as plants with many stems that do not generally grow above fifteen feet; some shrubs can grow to larger sizes, such as the forsythia that can rarely reach 18 to 20 feet. A shrub differs from trees in most trees grow from a single thick trunk and have an extensive root system of up to three times their large canopy. The deep, woody roots of the shrub can have an advantage over other types of plants in the long term as they compact soil and increase the amount of nutrients Read more […]

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