How to move a shrub in autumn

Watch Monty move a dogwood in autumn, giving his tips on re-establishing the plant successfully.

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In this programme clip from Gardeners’ World, Monty Don shows you how to move a large shrub in autumn. As he re-homes an unhappy dogwood (Cornus), he takes you through the process of digging it up, preparing the new planting hole, watering thoroughly and applying a mulch. Watch now for full details.

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